Pavneet Singh

Postdoctoral Fellow

Faculty of Nursing


University of Calgary, 2016


Jaypee Institute of Information Technology University, 2009

Contact information


Office: 403.220.8069


Professional Faculties Building: PF2207


Research Interests

  • Culturally sensitive care
  • South Asian cardiovascular health
  • Medication adherence
  • Behaviour change interventions
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Grounded theory


Pavneet Singh earned his PhD in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary in 2014. Since then, he has been working on patient-oriented research as a post-doctoral fellow and has focused on the health of South Asian patients in Calgary. He is currently doing a post-doc with Dr. Kathryn King-Shier, focusing on improving medication madherence in South Asian patients using motivational interveiwing based intervention. In his free time, he likes to hike, scramble, backpack and bike. He is currently a Board of Director for Bike Calgary, a Calgary-based cycling advocacy group.


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