Dr. Virendra Singh is the leading Asthma Specialist of our country working as Director, Asthma Bhawan, Jaipur. His competence made him popular among patients who come to consult him from different parts of the Country. He made some original discoveries and inventions. He has invented Pink City Flow Meter and Pink City Lung Exerciser very useful instruments for patients of Asthma. For fundamental research and inventions he was awarded the prestigious NRDC award by the Government of India in 1989. He was the first person in the Country to win this award below 35 years age. He was also awarded the most prestigious medical award of the country the Hariom Ashram B.C. Roy award in 1991.
He is also the recipient of the highest Cash Merit Award of Government of Rajasthan. During service he was one of the most successful Superintendent of SMS Hospital. Presently he is the Chief Editor of leading Respiratory Journal Lung India.
Realizing the menace of Tobacco, he undertook Public Awareness project and his organization Indian Asthma Care Society was the motivating force for getting ban on public smoking in Rajasthan and gutakha ban in the country. He was instrumental in establishing the prestigious institution Asthma Bhawan working and providing treatment in the field of Respiratory Research & Tobacco De-addiction.
Present Designation: Director, Asthma Bhawan, Jaipur, Chief Editor, Lung India and National Coordinator, ILD India Registry
Former: Medical Superintendent, SMS Hospital. Head, Division of Allergy & Pulmonary Medicine, SMS Hospital, Jaipur. Senior Professor, Department of Medicine, SMS Medical College, Jaipur
MBBS & MD (1971 to 1980): SMS Medical College, Jaipur
Respiratory Medicine Fellowship: City Hospital, Nottingham, UK (1988 to 1989)