Inder P. Singal MD, MBA is the interim medical director for the Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. He completed his residency training in ophthalmology at The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary as Chief Resident. He continued to University of Toronto, St. Michael’s Hospital for his fellowship in medical and surgical vitreoretinal diseases. He has been practicing as a retina specialist since 2003 serving the good people of Louisville. While actively practicing medicine, he pursued his desire to learn more about the business of medicine and inequities in healthcare. He attended evening and weekend classes at Bellarmine University and received his MBA in 2019.
Dr. Singal is passionate about finding sustainable solutions to solve inequities in healthcare, education, and affordable housing. He is the Founder and President of Adarsh Charitable Foundation. Established in 2018, its mission is to find sustainable solutions to alleviate preventable vision impairment and work with educational institutions to help bridge the education gap among minorities. Since inception, the foundation has worked and financially supported local education institutions and provided scholarships to students in Belize and Guatemala. He also serves on the strategy and planning committee on the board of Kentucky School for Blind Charitable Foundation.
With his desire to constantly improve care to his patients, Dr. Singal continues to research and study eye disease and is widely published in scientific journals and ophthalmology publications. He has presented at national meetings for the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He is a co-curator for Retina Rocks, the world’s largest online multimedia retina image gallery and bibliography repository. He is currently a member of the American Society of Retinal Specialists, American Medical Association, Louisville Ophthalmology Society, and the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin.
Dr. Kristina Bryant serves as associate medical director for the Department of Public Health and Wellness. She also serves as the Medical Director for Norton Children’s Medical Group’s Pediatric Prevention Division and Hospital Epidemiologist. As associate medical director, Dr. Bryant will work with the existing Medical Director and Special Healthcare Projects Manager on coordination with the healthcare system, optimization of clinical services, and dissemination of public health guidance and updates. Read Dr. Bryant’s full bio.