Robert Goldberg

Professor and Chief, Division of Epidemiology of Chronic Disease and Vulnerable Populations, Department of Quantitative Health Sciences UMass Medical School
UMass Medical School Worcester
508-856-3991

Education: 

  • University of Massachusetts  Amherst, MA   BS Microbiology 1972
  • Tufts University Medford, MA  MS Public Health 1973
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health Baltimore, MD  PhD Epidemiology 1978
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health Baltimore, MD Post Doctoral Fellow in Cardiovascular Epidemiology 1978‑1979

Key Publications: 

  • Szklo M, Goldberg R, Kennedy H, Tonascia J: Survival of patients with non­transmural myocardial infarction: A population‑based study. Am J Cardiol 1978;42:648-­652.
  • Goldberg R, Szklo M, Kennedy H, Tonascia J: Prognosis of acute myocardial infarction complicated by ventricular fibrillation or cardiac arrest. JAMA 1979;241:2024­-2027.
  • Goldberg R, Szklo M, Tonascia J, Kennedy H: Time trends in prognosis of patients with myocardial infarction: A population‑based study. Johns Hopkins Medical Journal 1979;144:73‑80.
  • Szklo M, Tonascia J, Goldberg R, Kennedy H: Additional evidence favoring use of anticoagulant therapy in myocardial infarction: A population‑based study. JAMA 1979;242:1261‑1264.
  • Goldberg R, Szklo M, Kennedy H, Tonascia J: Length of time between hospital admission and ventricular fibrillation or cardiac arrest complicating acute myocardial infarction: Effect on prognosis. Johns Hopkins Medical Journal 1979;145:187‑192.