Sumit Mohan

Sumit Mohan

Sumit Mohan

Associate Professor
Epidemiology and Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center


622 W 168th St PH4-124
New York NY 10032
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MD, 1999, Kasturba Medical College
MPH, 2004, University of Northern Colorado

Editorial Boards

Deputy Editor, Kidney International Reports (Intl Society Nephrology)

Honors & Awards

2020 Lewis Katz Research Prize
2016 Ewig Scholar, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
2008 Distinguished Educator Award, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Areas of Expertise

Big Data, Bioinformatics, Clinical Trials, Health Informatics, Outcomes Research, Patient-Oriented Research, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Disease, Minority Health, Social Factors in Health, Underserved Populations, Healthcare Policy, Quality of Care

Select Publications

Husain SA, King KL, Pastan SO, Patzer RE, Cohen DJ, Radhakrishnan J, Mohan S. Association of declining deceased donor kidney offers and outcomes in kidney transplant candidates. JAMA Netw Open 2019 Aug 2;2(8):e1910312.
5. Schold JS, King KL, Husain SA, Poggio E, Buccini L, Mohan S. COVID-19 Mortality among Kidney Transplant Candidates is strongly associated with Social Determinants of Health. Am J Transplant 2021
Stevens JS, King KL, Robbins-Juarez SY, Khairallah P, Toma K, Verduzco HA, Daniel E, Douglas D, Moses AA, Peleg Y, Starakiewicz P, Li MT, kim DW, Yu K, Qian L, Shah VH, O’Donnell MR, Cummings Mj, Zucker J, Natarajan K, Perotte A, Tsapepas D, Kiryluk K, Dube G, Siddall E, Shirazian S, Nickolas TL, Rao MK, Barasch JM, Valeri AM, Radhakrishnan J, Gharavi AG, Husain SA, Mohan S . High rate of renal recovery in survivors of COVID-19 associated acute renal failure requiring renal replacement therapy. PLOS ONE. 2021;15(12):e0244131.
King KL, Husain SA, Patzer R, Pastan S, Reese PP, Schold J, Mohan S. Major Variations across local transplant centers in the probability of kidney transplantation for waitlisted patients. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2020 Dec;31(12):2900-2911
Mohan S, Campenot E, Chiles MC, Santoriello D, Bland E, Crew RJ, Rosenstiel P, Dube G, Batal I, Radhakrishnan J, Sandoval PR, Guarrera J, Stokes MB, D Agati V, Cohen DJ, Ratner LE, Markowitz G. Association between Reperfusion Renal Allograft Biopsy Findings and Transplant Outcomes. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Oct;28(10):3109-3117.
Mohan S, Foley K, Chiles MC, Dube GK, Patzer RE, Pastan SO, Crew RJ, Cohen DJ, Ratner LE. The weekend effect alters the procurement and discard rates of deceased donor kidneys in the United States. Kidney Int. 2016 Jul;90(1):157-63.
Mohan S, Mutell R, Patzer RE, Holt J, Cohen D, McClellan W. Kidney transplantation and the intensity of poverty in the contiguous United States. Transplantation. 2014 Sep 27;98(6):640-5.
Mohan S, Huff E, Wish J, Lilly M, Chen SC, McClellan WM. Increased rates of recovery in patients with apparent ESRD in the US Medicare program. PLoS One. 2013 Dec 17;8(12):e83447
Mohan S, Palanisamy A, Tsapepas D, Crew RJ, Tanriover B, Dube GK, Ratner LE, Cohen DJ, Radhakrishnan J, Donor specific antibodies adversely affect kidney allograft outcomes. J Am Soc Nephrol 2012 Dec; 23(12):2061-2071

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