Katie Howard

Katie Howard

Data Scientist

Katie is a healthcare data scientist whose work is driven by a passion for health equity and prevention. Katie is particularly skilled at working with clients to understand their business and population health requirements, envision how healthcare data can be used to answer questions, and generate interactive tools and reports for diverse stakeholders. To help clients meet their healthcare reporting needs, Katie has experience pricing medical cost and procedures across multiple payers and facilities using Truven's Medical Episode Grouper (MEG) and the John Hopkins ACG system and using Tableau, HP Vertica, MS SQL Server and other data management and analytic tools.

Prior to joining the Population Health team, Katie worked on a range of public health projects at HSRI. She has consulted with states on projects related to resource allocation and community support for individuals with disabilities through Medicaid Home and Community-Based Services Waiver programs. She has also evaluated federal grantees' work related to HIV, hepatitis, and substance use prevention in minority communities.


  • Master of public health from University of Maryland at College Park

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