Himani Darji, M.P.H.


Himani has graduated from Loyola University Chicago with MPH degree. During medical school, she focused on healthcare data and research. Her previous experiences include working with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and, Baylor Scott and White Health. She has collaborated with research professionals in the areas of pediatrics, oncology, cardiology, maternal and child health, infectious disease and many more. Her passion is to blend clinical knowledge into statistical aspects and give meaning inferences to the available data.

Clinical areas of interest: Oncology, clinical trial, pediatrics, cardiology, infectious disease.

Methodology area of interest: Survival and competing risk analysis, longitudinal data analysis, big data analysis, predictive modelling and machine learning.

Selected Publications: 

Morgan, K. J., Dudas, A., Furman, W. L., McCarville, M. B., Shulkin, B. L., Lu, Z., ... & Anghelescu, D. L. (2023). A retrospective investigation of the relationship between neuroblastoma response to anti‐GD2 monoclonal antibodies and exposure to opioids for pain management. Pediatric Blood & Cancer70(2), e30069.

Hijano, D. R., Gu, Z., Brazelton, J., Zhu, H., Suganda, S., Glasgow, H. L., ... & Hayden, R. T. (2022, October). Prediction of Symptomatic Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Infection by Quantitative Digital Polymerase Chain Reaction Normalized to International Units. In Open Forum Infectious Diseases (Vol. 9, No. 10, p. ofac490). US: Oxford University Press.

Osterland, A., King, C., Kumar, N., Mocarski, M., Ramasamy, A., Walker, C., ... & Godley, P. (2022). Retrospective descriptive analysis of a managed care population with obesity. Current Medical Research and Opinion38(1), 83-89.

Lal, A. K., Sprawka, N., Darji, H., Waters, T., & Ricci Goodman, J. (2022). MRSA screening: incidence and maternal postpartum outcomes in an obstetric population at a tertiary care center. Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 1-6.