UCLA DomStat

Jeffrey Gornbein

Principal Statistician, Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research
Professor, Department of Computational Medicine


DrPH Biostatistics, UCLA, 1987
MS Biostatistics, UCLA, 1983
BA Mathematics, UCLA, 1978


E-mail: gornbein@g.ucla.edu
Phone: (310) 825-4193


Dr. Gornbein is a Professor in the Department of Computational Medicine (formerly Biomathematics) and is a Principal Statistician in the Statistics Core of the Department of Medicine at UCLA. He is also a lecturer in the UCLA School of Public Health and at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He has worked with the Laboratory for Applied Pharmacokinetics in the USC Medical School and for the BMDP statistical software corporation. Dr. Gornbein earned a DrPH from UCLA in 1987. He is an author or coauthor on over 150 publications, and has worked with both academia and industry including Siemens, Glaxo and the National Genetics Institute and the FDA and the NIH.


Selected Manuscripts

Rao R, Gornbein J, Afshar Y, Platt LD, DeVore GR, Krakow D. A new biometric: In utero growth curves for metacarpal and phalangeal lengths reveal an embryonic patterning ratio. Prenat Diagn. 2019 Feb;39(3):200-208. doi: 10.1002/pd.5397. Epub 2019 Feb 11. PMID: 30488473

Middlekauff HR, Gornbein J. Association of Electronic Cigarette Use With Myocardial Infarction: Persistent Uncertainty. Am J Prev Med. 2019 Jan;56(1):159-160. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2018.06.007. Epub 2018 Nov 15. No abstract available.   PMID: 30447955 

Zipursky RT, Press MC, Srikanthan P, Gornbein J, McClelland R, Watson K, Horwich TB. Relation of Stress Hormones (Urinary Catecholamines/Cortisol) to Coronary Artery Calcium in Men Versus Women (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis [MESA]). Am J Cardiol. 2017 Jun 15;119(12):1963-1971.. Epub 2017 Mar 29. PubMed PMID: 28456316.

Jensen DM, Kovacs TOG, Ohning GV, Ghassemi K, Machicado GA, Dulai GS, Sedarat A, Jutabha R, Gornbein J. Doppler Endoscopic Probe Monitoring of Blood Flow Improves Risk Stratification and Outcomes of Patients With Severe Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage. Gastroenterology. 2017

Kidwell CS, Jahan R, Gornbein J, Alger JR, Nenov V, Ajani Z, Feng L, Meyer BC, Olson S, Schwamm LH, Yoo AJ, Marshall RS, Meyers PM, Yavagal DR, Wintermark M, Guzy J, Starkman S, Saver JL; MR RESCUE Investigators. A trial of imaging selection and endovascular treatment for ischemic stroke. N Engl J Med. 2013 Mar  7;368(10):914-23. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1212793. Epub 2013 Feb 8. PubMed PMID:23394476; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3690785.

Saver JL, Gornbein J, Starkman S. Graphic reanalysis of the two NINDS-tPA trials confirms substantial treatment benefit. Stroke. 2010 Oct;41(10):2381-90. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.110.583807. Epub 2010 Sep 9. PubMed PMID: 20829518; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2949055.