Bio

Renu Singh serves as CEO of UR Medicine Employee Wellness and Senior Associate Dean for Finance and Operations at the University of Rochester School of Nursing. Singh is a clinical assistant professor with a master's degree in health systems and has over 25 years of experience in financial and operational leadership in academic and clinical health care delivery systems. Singh's visionary leadership led to the successful development and implementation of a corporate wellness program that now provides preventative health services throughout the community through direct contracting with numerous businesses in the region. She is also a senior advisor to the dean of the School of Nursing.


Current Focus

  • Prevention and Wellness
  • Finance, Budgeting, Forecasting
  • Business Plan development
  • Operational Efficiencies

Awards
2020, University of Rochester Team Meliora Award
University of Rochester, 2020

2018 Women of Excellence Award
Rochester Business Journal, 2018

Presentations
10/2019, The Beat Goes On: The Comprehensive Wellness Program that Reduces Cardiovascular Disease Risk for Employees. National Wellness Institute Annual Meeting, Kissimmee, FL
Dr. Irena Pesis Katz
National Wellness Institute Annual Meeting,, National Wellness Institute, 2019

Wellness and Prevention: Who will fill our Nation’s Greatest Gap in Care?
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Business Officers of Nursing Schools Annual meeting, AACN business officers, 2019
Seattle, Washington

Effective Methods to Drive Higher Engagement to Disease Management Programs.
Dr. Irena Pesis Katz
National Wellness Institute Annual Meeting,, National Wellness Institute, 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Publications
Pesis-Katz, I., Smith, J.A., Norsen, L., DeVoe, J., Singh, R. (2019). Reducing Cardiovascular Disease Risk for Employees through Participation in a Wellness Program. Population Health Management: 2019 September. DOI: 10.1089/pop.2019.0106.