Usha Govindarajulu, PhD Email Usha Govindarajulu
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Population Health Science and Policy
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: https://soundcloud.com/publichealthminute/phm-learning-curves-govindarajulu
2) BBC interview: https://vimeo.com/151702021
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
Physicians and scientists on the faculty of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai often interact with pharmaceutical, device and biotechnology companies to improve patient care, develop new therapies and achieve scientific breakthroughs. In order to promote an ethical and transparent environment for conducting research, providing clinical care and teaching, Mount Sinai requires that salaried faculty inform the School of their relationships with such companies.
Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Govindarajulu during 2019 and/or 2020. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- American Heart Association
Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose
Other activities: Examples include, but are not limited to, committee participation, data safety monitoring board (DSMB) membership
- Computational Statistics journal
- Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Mount Sinai's faculty policies relating to faculty collaboration with industry are posted on our website. Patients may wish to ask their physician about the activities they perform for companies.
Physicians who provide services at hospitals and facilities in the Mount Sinai Health System might not participate in the same health plans as those Mount Sinai hospitals and facilities (even if the physicians are employed or contracted by those hospitals or facilities).
Information regarding insurance participation and billing by this physician may be found on this page, and can also be obtained by contacting this provider directly. Because physicians insurance participation can change, the insurance information on this page may not always be up-to-date. Please contact this physician directly to obtain the most up-to-date insurance information.
Insurance and health plan networks that the various Mount Sinai Health System hospitals and facilities participate in can be found on the Mount Sinai Health System website.