Vincent Agboto, Ph.D, M.S., has joined Dobson | DaVanzo as a Scientist Statistician. He will enhance Dobson | DaVanzo’s statistical capabilities and in turn, augment our provision of cutting-edge scientific methods in the analyses of Medicare and Medicaid administrative claims data as well as commercial claims data. With our corporate mission of expanding the power of claims data in developing healthcare practice and policy, he will bring innovation to our analytical capabilities and produce powerful insights into our analyses with social determinants of health and clinical information. He will also explore the integration of clinical records data with administrative claims data to produce more actionable results for our clients.
Dr. Agboto is the author of two statistical textbooks - including a Bayesian statistics textbook - which are used in graduate programs for future business leaders across the country. Currently, he serves as a member of Meharry Translational Research Center Scientific Review Committee. Prior to joining Dobson | DaVanzo, Dr. Agboto worked as the Senior Statistical Principal Scientist at Allina Health where he led their research program and data analytics initiatives to apply high quality statistical methodology with demonstrated understanding of the particular disease, scientific premise, or functional area involved. Dr. Agboto also served as the Director of Research at Health Partners where he led the translation of research from the Critical Care Research Center to clinical practice. He received his Ph.D in Statistics from University of Minnesota and was the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship in 2010.