Danae Black is a PhD student in Epidemiology at University of Washington. Danae is currently a research analyst for Truven Health Analytics and conducts health outcomes research projects for pharmaceutical customers. She provides data analysis and client support by conducting literature reviews, developing analysis plans, and drafting posters, manuscripts and final deliverables. Her work with Truven's Life Sciences team primarily focuses on utilization and cost outcomes among U.S. Medicare and Medicaid patient populations.
Danae received her Master’s in Public Health in Global Health Epidemiology from The George Washington University. During her master's level studies, she worked as an assistant study coordinator for the Kenya Medical Research Institute and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention conducting a diagnostic TB trial among children under five. Danae's interests include tuberculosis, global health and infectious disease epidemiology.