Usha Subramanian

Usha Subramanian, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine


Dr. Subramanian is a General internist and Geriatrician with advanced training in epidemiology and health services research from the Indiana University School of Medicine. She is considered an expert in Medical Home models for the Frail Elderly to address Geriatric syndromes such as Dementia to prevent functional decline and improve independence among older adults. She is the Medical Director for VA-GRACE [Geriatrics Resource for Assessment and Care of Elders] to involve seniors and their primary care physicians in a program to optimize health and functional status, and to decrease high-cost emergency department visits and hospital admissions. She has since served as a National Primary Care representative for the VA Dementia Steering Committee and as Chair, Diabetes and Aging Work Group, and on the SGIM Geriatrics Task force.


(317) 988-4131 

General Internal Medicine
National Institute for Fitness & Sport, Room 122 250 University Blvd.
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5192


Titles & Appointments

  • Medical Director, VA-Grace Program
  • Affiliated Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute for Healthcare
  • Affiliated Research Scientist, VA Health Services Research Development