Len Usvyat, PhD Vice President, Applied Data Science, Biostatistics, and Epidemiology Fresenius Medical Care
Len is responsible for supporting data driven functions within Fresenius Medical Care advancing the agenda of the Global Medical Office. These functions include data science, biostatistical, and epidemiologic efforts across various parts of Fresenius Medical Care enterprise. Len’s team also provides support to these functions through data analytics and data engineering, research and publications, as well as project management and administrative efforts. The team’s main goals are to integrate advanced analytics into the clinical care of kidney disease patients, support generation of clinical evidence to meet regulatory requirements and post-market surveillance of the Fresenius Medical Care products portfolio and use real-world data to examine the clinical and cost-effectiveness of Fresenius Medical Care products. Len chairs Fresenius Medical Care’s Predictive Analytics Steering Committee, coleads Global Advanced Analytics Alignment days and works closely with the global MONitoring Dialysis Outcomes (MONDO) initiative, an international consortium of dialysis providers.
Len has published over 80 manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals. He holds a master’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a doctorate from the University of Maastricht in Netherlands.