Vinita Singh is a pain specialist in Anesthesiology, with expertise in interventional, non-opioid medication, and alternative therapy options for pain. Since 2014, she has served as an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Emory University School of Medicine and as a site director at the Winship Cancer Institute for Multidisciplinary Pain Fellowship at Emory. In addition, she is the Director of Cancer Pain and the Co-Director of Research in the Pain Division of the Emory University School of Medicine’s Department of Anesthesiology.
Singh is board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. She holds active appointments on the Emory University School of Medicine’s Translational and Clinical Sciences Stakeholder team, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia, and the Cancer Pain Research Consortium. In addition, to being an ad hoc reviewer for multiple journals such as Pain Medicine and Cancer, she serves on the Indian Journal of Pain editorial board. In 2019, Singh received the inaugural Emory Anesthesiology Faculty Diversity grant and was the recipient of the Harold Jerry Levy Award for excellence in research in the Department in 2018.
Her ongoing research focuses on the use of intranasal ketamine for intractable chronic pain and the effects of opioids on cancer outcomes in patients on immunotherapy.