singhal 2Aparna Singhal, M.D., has been appointed as section chief of Neuroradiology. Dr. Singhal, assistant professor in the neuroradiology imaging section and program director of the neuroradiology fellowship program, accepted the position of interim section chief for Neuroradiology in October 2019. She has accepted the role as section chief as of August 2020.

“She has done a fantastic job leading her team as interim chief,” says Dr. Cheri Canon, Witten-Stanley Endowed Chair of Radiology at UAB School of Medicine. “I am confident Dr. Singhal will have continued success in this role.”

Dr. Singhal completed her medical school training from Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India, where she received several awards. She then joined UCLA Department of Radiology as a post-doctoral research scholar. Following, she completed her residency training in diagnostic Radiology from St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, Connecticut, where she was chief resident for two years. Dr. Singhal completed her neuroradiology fellowship training at UAB, where she then joined the faculty in Neuroradiology.

Dr. Singhal is a prolific researcher with several publications and presentations to her credit. She is also a reviewer for journals in various fields of medicine. She was selected for the ‘Introduction to Academic Radiology’ course held at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting in 2010 and received the Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award by RSNA in recognition of outstanding radiology research in 2012. She has been the Neuroradiology Fellowship program director at UAB since 2016 and received a teaching award in 2017.

Congratulations to Dr. Singhal on appointment as section chief of Neuroradiology!