Mr Baljit Singh

Academic Champion in Colorectal Surgery

    Dr Baljit Singh

  • Honorary Senior Lecturer within the Department of Cancer Studies, University of Leicester
  • Consultant Colorectal Surgeon within the University Hospitals of Leicester



Baljit qualified and trained in Oxford University where he was a Clinical Lecturer and Surgeon Scientist. He was awarded a DPhil in 2004 and was also an International Guest Scholar of the American College of Surgeons in 2008.

In 2009 he became a Consultant Colorectal Surgeon and Honorary Senior Lecturer at University Hospitals Leicester. He is a committee member in several UK and international surgical societies (Association of Coloproctology GB&I and Association of Surgeons GB&I) and the European Society of Coloproctology. His role has involved developing educational and research programmes for colorectal trainees.

Mr Singh has been a Principal and Co-Investigator for several clinical and basic sciences research studies including PRESSUR, MASERATI, CREST, FAMISHED, BIOPEX and HubBLE.

He would be able to assist in designing and developing surgical studies, especially colorectal at a national and european level.

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College of Life Sciences
University of Leicester
Maurice Shock Building
University Road