Eric Tranby, Ph.D.

Manager, Data and Impact, Analytics and Evaluation

Dr. Eric P. Tranby is the Manager of Data and Impact in the Analytics and Evaluation team at the DentaQuest Partnership for Oral Health Advancement, where he responsible for overseeing and conducting descriptive and predictive analytics using data from dental and medical claims and electronic health records.  His current research projects include the use of large healthcare claims databases to understand the impact of oral health on overall health, assess the impact of innovative clinical care models on oral health disparities, and to understand the reasons for hospital-based treatment of dental/oral health conditions.  He has a MA and PhD from the University of Minnesota.  Prior to joining DentaQuest, Dr. Tranby was a statistical and data analytics consultant, working with dental and medical insurance companies, academic institutions, medical publishers, and firms on the use of big data in population health, clinical trials, and workforce management to develop actionable insights and high-impact interventions.  He has also been an Assistant Professor, teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in statistical analysis and research methods   He has authored, co-authored, or contributed to the completion of more than two dozen scientifc papers in a variety of fields.