David PIzza is Managing Director of Health Care Analytics where he has led the Healthcare Data Analytics Team since 2015. The Team oversees research for Health of America using BCBSA Axis including the BCBS Health Index and The Health of America Reports. The team is also responsible for providing design and methodological consulting support for healthcare analytics done throughout the Association.
Pizza has more than 22 years of business experience using a variety of data sources and statistical techniques and previously led the Quantitative Market Research Team at BCBSA. Prior to coming to the Association, Pizza was Chief Statistician at CNR Research Services, a Top 25 business research firm in the US. David received his PhD from the University of Chicago, his M.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, and his B.A. from Knox College.