Yidu Wang advises clients through the analysis of healthcare data to quantify the impacts of policy and market changes on business outcomes and the federal budget.

He applies his background in healthcare policy, data analytics, and business acumen to solve the challenges clients are facing.

Prior to joining Avalere, Yidu was a senior healthcare analyst at IMPAQ International, where he was the data analytics lead on a variety of projects, identifying the trends of key healthcare indicators in Medicare claims data. He also developed analytic tools to determine the accuracy of commercial health plans on and off the ACA Marketplace. In addition, he utilized business intelligence and big data analytic tools to conduct drill-down analysis, in order to evaluate the policy implications on population health and business outcomes.

Yidu has an MBA from the University of Maryland and an MPP from The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health.