Monica Nayakwadi-Singer, MD, MPH

Pediatric infectious disease physician

Dr. Monica Nayakwadi-Singer is a pediatrician who specializes in treating infectious diseases. She cares for children with severe infections, prolonged fevers or illnesses without clear diagnoses.

Nayakwadi-Singer's research interests include effectiveness of the flu vaccine, effectiveness of vaccines in patients who have a history of exposure to parasites, and topics involving hospital sterilization.

Nayakwadi-Singer earned her medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Health Sciences University College of Medicine. She completed a residency in pediatrics at New York – Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and a fellowship in pediatric infectious diseases at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland. She also has a master of public health degree from the University of Michigan.

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University of Michigan, MPH, Hospital and Molecular Epidemiology 2001
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine 2005


New York – Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, Pediatrics 2008


UCSF, Pediatric Infectious Diseases 2015