Guneet Kaur Jasuja PhD

Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

Research Assistant Professor, Health Law, Policy & Management

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Guneet Jasuja

General Internal Medicine


Guneet K. Jasuja, PhD, MPH, is a behavioral epidemiologist. She is a Research Investigator with the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) at the VA Bedford Healthcare System and an Assistant Professor in the Department of General Medicine at Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine.

Dr. Jasuja's research focuses on medication prescribing, quality of care, and LGBTQ+ health and healthcare. She has led several VA and NIH funded studies to examine these research areas, including a VA Health Services and Research Development Career Development Award. She uses a variety of methods to accomplish her research, including large database analyses, qualitative, survey development and analyses. She also collaborates on multiple projects ranging from evaluation of pharmacist-provided patient care in the VA to identification of patients with Alzheimer’s Disease from clinical notes in electronic health record.

Other Positions


Health Behavior, PhD, University of Southern California

Biostatistics, MPH, University of Southern California

Health Policy Management, MA, University of Delaware


Published on 12/1/2023

Rose AJ, Greenspan SL, Jasuja GK. Gaps in evidence on treatment of male osteoporosis: a Research Agenda. Aging Male. 2023 Dec; 26(1):2223699. PMID: 37314290.

Published on 11/16/2023

Wolfe HL, Boyer TL, Shipherd JC, Kauth MR, Jasuja GK, Blosnich JR. Barriers and Facilitators to Gender-affirming Hormone Therapy in the Veterans Health Administration. Ann Behav Med. 2023 Nov 16; 57(12):1014-1023. PMID: 37436725.

Published on 9/25/2023

Aguilar BJ, Miller D, Jasuja G, Li X, Shishova E, O'Connor MK, Nguyen A, Morin P, Berlowitz D, Zhang R, Monfared AAT, Zhang Q, Xia W. Rule-Based Identification of Individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment or Alzheimer's Disease Using Clinical Notes from the United States Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Neurol Ther. 2023 Dec; 12(6):2067-2078. PMID: 37747662.

Published on 6/5/2023

Borzecki AM, Conti J, Reisman JI, Vimalananda V, Nagy MW, Paluri R, Linsky AM, McCullough M, Bhasin S, Matsumoto AM, Jasuja GK. Development and Validation of Quality Measures for Testosterone Prescribing. J Endocr Soc. 2023 Jun 05; 7(7):bvad075. PMID: 37362384.

Published on 5/19/2023

Streed CG, King D, Grasso C, Reisner SL, Mayer KH, Jasuja GK, Poteat T, Mukherjee M, Shapira-Daniels A, Cabral H, Tangpricha V, Paasche-Orlow MK, Benjamin EJ. Validation of an administrative algorithm for transgender and gender diverse persons against self-report data in electronic health records. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2023 May 19; 30(6):1047-1055. PMID: 36921287.

Published on 4/28/2023

Dinesh D, Shao Q, Palnati M, McDannold S, Zhang Q, Monfared AAT, Jasuja GK, Davila H, Xia W, Moo LR, Miller DR, Palacios N. The epidemiology of mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in U.S. veterans. Alzheimers Dement. 2023 Sep; 19(9):3977-3984. PMID: 37114952.

Published on 3/31/2023

Rose AJ, Hughto JMW, Dunbar MS, Quinn EK, Deutsch M, Feldman J, Radix A, Safer JD, Shipherd JC, Thompson J, Jasuja GK. Trends in Feminizing Hormone Therapy for Transgender Patients, 2006-2017. Transgend Health. 2023 Apr; 8(2):188-194. PMID: 37013092.

Published on 2/28/2023

LoBrutto LR, Elwy AR, Miano D, Ann Petrakis B, Kyrish A, Javier S, Erhardt T, Midboe AM, Carbonaro R, Jasuja GK, McInnes DK, Maguire EM, Asch SM, Gifford AL, Clayman ML. Antecedents to COVID-19 vaccine uptake among patients and employees in the Veterans Health Administration. Transl Behav Med. 2023 Feb 28; 13(2):73-84. PMID: 36448882.

Published on 2/8/2023

Pagadala MS, Lynch J, Karunamuni R, Alba PR, Lee KM, Agiri FY, Anglin T, Carter H, Gaziano JM, Jasuja GK, Deka R, Rose BS, Panizzon MS, Hauger RL, Seibert TM. Polygenic risk of any, metastatic, and fatal prostate cancer in the Million Veteran Program. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2023 Feb 08; 115(2):190-199. PMID: 36305680.

Published on 11/29/2022

Jasuja GK, Reisman JI, Rao SR, Wolfe HL, Hughto JMW, Reisner SL, Shipherd JC. Social Stressors and Health Among Older Transgender and Gender Diverse Veterans. LGBT Health. 2023; 10(2):148-157. PMID: 36454239.

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