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Usha Govindarajulu, PhD Email Usha Govindarajulu

    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Population Health Science and Policy
    • Language
    • English

Usha Govindarajulu is a Senior Faculty in the Center for Biostatistics in the Department of Population Health Science and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.  Dr. Govindarajulu's major statistical research interests are in survival analysis, frailty models, causal inference, genetic epidemiology, smoothing, and non-parametrics. Her area of medical expertise is in cardiology, allergy and immunology, infectious disease (HIV) , radiology, translational research, and most recently, psychiatry. She has also been involved in health disparities research. 

She is a Co-Editor of Computational Statistics, a Springer journal. She is also a member of the American Statistical Association since 1998 and is currently Chair-Elect for the Section of Statistical Computing.

She has had interviews at the following links:

1) Public health minute:
2) BBC interview:


Post-Doctoral: Harvard University, School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics

PhD in Biostatistics: Boston University

MS in Biostatistics: George Washington University

MS in Natural Resources: University of Michigan

AB in Biology & Society: Cornell University