Erik Dasbach

Economic & Data Sciences
Merck Center For Observational and Real-World Evid

Erik leads the Data Strategy, Partnerships, Platforms and Innovation team @CORE-Economic & Data Sciences.  He joined Merck in 1995 and his work experiences have included mathematical modeling, clinical trial design and analytics, population health and epidemiologic studies, patient reported outcome measure development and analytics, real-world database analytics, and platform development for sharing data, models, and analytics.

Prior to joining Merck, Erik worked in a variety of scientific and technology roles in the healthcare industry including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Cardiovascular Network, the hospital industry, business development, and software development. 

He received his Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Industrial & Systems Engineering with a specialty in decision sciences and health technology assessment.