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Association of Indian Neurologists in America Lifetime Achievement Award – 2023

2023 recipient

Sanjay Singh, MD, FAAN

The Association of Indian Neurologists in America Lifetime Achievement (AINA) Award recognizes a leader in neurology by their peers. The recipient will be a North American neurologist chosen based on their dedication to advancing the training of North American neurologists of Indian origin and promoting innovation and research in the field of neurology. Sponsored by the Association of Indian Neurologists in America Fund of the American Brain Foundation.

Dr. Singh joined Creighton University at the time when it was a division with 1 full-time faculty. In less than a decade Dr. Singh has led development of the Neuroscience Institute and Service Line at Creighton University, which now provides the region’s most advanced neuroscience care. Dr. Singh was only the second neurologist of Indian origin to be promoted to chairman at a major university, and over the last 11 years he has mentored many other neurologists to rise to a similar level at various institutions. Dr. Singh was also the president at AINA during the COVID 19 pandemic and he not only helped the organization survive during this time but he also helped establish scholarship funds to help train Neurologists from India. He has been a role model for many Chairs, Faculty, residents and students in both the United States and in India.