Mallika L. Mundkur, MD is a staff physician in the Division of General Internal Medicine at The GW Medical Faculty Associates as well as an active member of the Society of General Internal Medicine and the American Medical Informatics Association.
Dr. Mundkur received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University, with a major in Biochemistry and medical degree from the University of Massachusetts. Dr. Mundkur completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and was named Chief Medical Resident. Dr. Mundkur completed a fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Clinical Informatics and was one of the first few hundred users in the country of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid’s Virtual Research Data Center (VRDC), a research environment providing access to data on over 50 million patients.
Dr. Mundkur's primary research interests revolve around Clinical Informatics and Pharmacoepidemiology, and include post-marketing surveillance of adverse drug effects using data from insurance claims and electronic health records. Her operational interests include streamlining electronic workflows and applying advanced analytic techniques to optimize processes of care and patient outcomes.