Research areas:
  • Patient-Centred Outcomes
  • Rheumatic Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
University of Alabama

Professor Jasvinder Singh


Jasvinder Singh’s research expertise include performing Cochrane reviews and network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of biologics for rheumatoid arthritis and other therapies for rheumatic diseases. He is also conducting studies of patient-reported outcomes in patients with various forms of arthritis, in particular osteoarthritis, joint replacement and gout. He is the recipient of a Patient-Centred Outcomes Research Institute grant to develop treatment/decision aides for racial/ethnic minorities. He is performing studies of comparative effectiveness of treatments used in patients with gout and joint replacement and has published 240 peer-reviewed articles in his field. AI-Singh, co-chairs the outcomes measures special interest group of OMERACT with Professor Choong, and will use that forum to assess the useability of the nomogram (Stream 4) amongst international researchers and user groups.

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University of Alabama Hospital and University of Alabama Health Services Foundation Rheumatology: Staff Physician

Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama: Staff Physician, Medical Service

UAB Highlands Hospital, Birmingham, Alabama: Staff Physician

Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research and Education (COERE) , General Clinical Research Center: Scientist 

Medicine – Immunology and Rheumatology , Department of Medicine: Professor

Center for Exercise Medicine , Cell, Developmental and Integrative Biology (CDIB): Senior Scientist

Minority Health & Research Center , General Clinical Research Center: Associate Scientist

Comprehensive Arthritis, Musculoskeletal, Bone and Autoimmunity Center (CAMBAC) , School of Medicine: Senior Scientist

Epidemiology , School of Public Health: Professor

Nutrition Obesity Res Center (NORC) , Nutrition Sciences Research: Senior Scientist