Anusha Govind, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at UT Southwestern Medical Center and a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine.  Dr. Govind earned her medical degree at Texas A&M Health Science Center in Bryan, Texas. She specializes in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and opportunistic infections, pre-exposure prophylaxis of HIV, viral hepatitis infections (hepatitis B and hepatitis C), and general infectious disease management.

Dr. Govind earned her medical degree at the Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine. She completed both her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in infectious diseases at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.

Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in infectious diseases, she joined the UT Southwestern faculty in 2020.

Dr. Govind is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the American Medical Association, and the American College of Physicians. She has published numerous academic articles.


Medical School
Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine (2013)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2014)
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2016), Internal Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2018), Infectious Diseases

Research Interest

  • Climate Change Impacts on Health and Well-being
  • HIV and Pre-exposure Prophylaxis


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

A Case of Polymicrobial, Gram-Negative Pulmonic Valve Endocarditis.
Bekker T, Govind A, Weber DM, Case Rep Infect Dis 2019 2019 6439390
When an infected meniscus portends a perforated viscus
Michelle Hannon, Stephen Zacariah, Neha Bansal Etherington, Anusha Govind, Devin Weber, Bryan Hess Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 2019 27 4 228-230
The First Reported Case of Majocchi's Granuloma with Malbranchea sp. in an Immunocompetent Patient.
Govind A, L'Etoile N, Vasquez G, Case Rep Infect Dis 2017 2017 9196528
Sporotrichoid-Like Spread of Cutaneous Mycobacterium chelonae in an Immunocompromised Patient.
Kemp DM, Govind AG, Kang J, Brugger CC, Kauh YC, Case Rep Dermatol Med 2017 2017 8219841
Tracheobronchitis in a Patient With Crohn's Disease.
Yeung V, Govind AG, Arastu S, Henry CH, ACG Case Rep J 2016 Apr 3 3 181-3

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians (2013)
  • Infectious Disease Society of America (2016)