P.D. Soros Fellowship for New Americans


Amandeep Singh, 2006

Director of Bariatric Endoscopy and a Gastroenterologist, Attleboro Gastroenterology Associates

Amandeep Singh is an immigrant from India

Fellowship awarded to support work towards an MD in Medicine at Cornell University

Amandeep Singh is director of bariatric endoscopy and a gastroenterologist at Attleboro Gastroenterology Associates. He completed a short-track residency and fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Pennsylvania

Amandeep completed a joint M.D. and Ph.D. at the Tri-Institutional Medical Scientist Training Program at Cornell, Rockefeller University and Sloan Kettering Institute. Amandeep earned a B.A. in Biology, summa cum laude, from Cornell in 2002. He was elected Vice-President of the Cornell Student Assembly and was the Co-Founder and President of the Cornell Bhangra Club, devoted to traditional Indian dance.

As a professional choreographer, Amandeep has staged dances for the Bollywood Music Awards, NYC Summer Stage, and for many music videos and concerts of world-renowned artists, which have aired on BBC and MTV Desi. Amandeep founded and directs the Surat Sikh Conference, a federally recognized 501(c)3 non-profit organization in its fourth year. He has also published two scientific papers and a chapter of a medical licensing exam review guide.

Amandeep plans to use his training as a physician and a scientist to bridge the gap between the scientific, clinical, and social aspects of obesity.

  • MD Medicine | Cornell University 2009
  • PhD Biology | Rockefeller University 2008
  • BA Neurobiology and Biology | Cornell University 2002
Work History
  • Attleboro Gastroenterology Associates, Director of Bariatric Endoscopy and a Gastroenterologist
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