Dr. Prabhjot Singh is a primary care physician and Chief Medical Officer at CHW Cares in Washington Heights, Manhattan. He believes in a future of home and community care that is advanced, affordable, and available to all.
Dr. Singh is also a Special Advisor for Strategy and Design at the Peterson Center on Healthcare and an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine and Global Health at Mount Sinai’s Icahn School of Medicine.
Previously, Dr. Singh was faculty at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs and co-chair of the One Million Community Health Workers Campaign, which was based at the Earth Institute. He has also held leadership positions as the Vice-Chair of Medicine for Population Health and Chair of Global Health at Mount Sinai, where he recruited diverse and talented faculty with expertise in chronic disease management, health care delivery, and health economics.
Dr. Singh is the author of Dying and Living in the Neighborhood: A Street-Level View of America’s Healthcare Promise. Prabhjot completed a Bachelor of the Arts in history and Bachelor of Sciences in biology at the University of Rochester. He earned his Doctor of Medicine at Cornell University and his PhD in neural and genetic systems at Rockefeller University.
He is board-certified in internal medicine and completed a postdoctoral fellowship in sustainable development at Columbia University’s Earth Institute. He was a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation 40th Anniversary Young Leader, Paul and Daisy Soros Fellow, and a Presidential Leadership Scholar.