Amrit Singh Assistant Professor University of British Columbia

Dr. Singh is an Assistant Professor of Heart and Lung Pharmacogenomics in the Department of Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics at UBC and a Principal Investigator at the Centre for Heart Lung Innovation.

Dr. Singh leads a computational biology lab focused on biomarker discovery and developing methods and tools for multiomics data integration and visualization. He is a reviewer for academic journals such as Nature Methods, Cells, PLOS Comp Bio, Bioinformatics, and JACC. He also sits on various committees such as his department’s EDI committee, and the Bruce McManus Cardiovascular Biobank committee. Dr. Singh is passionate about educating researchers about omics-based methodologies, tools for biomarker discovery, reproducible data analysis, version control and interactive visualizations (making content available on his YouTube channel or open source workshops materials on GitHub, see lab website for details).