Christie Teigland, PhD, leads the design and implementation of studies focused on comparative effectiveness, predictive analytics, and performance measure development and testing.
With a focus on improving quality in healthcare through data analytics, she provides clients with actionable insight and analysis.
Prior to joining Avalere, Christie was the senior director, Statistical Research, at Inovalon, where she led a team focused on healthcare data analytics. She led several performance measure development projects awarded by the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA), including All-Cause Readmissions and Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations. Prior to joining Inovalon, she specialized in quality measurement and quality improvement research at Leading Age New York, where she directed the development of innovative technology solutions to advance the use of data-driven decision making to improve outcomes and reduce healthcare costs.
Christie earned a PhD in economics and econometric forecasting from the University at Albany, SUNY, and a BA in management science and economics from Minnesota State University.