Vice President, Bold Goal and Population Health Strategy
Dr. Andrew Renda is Vice President of Humana’s Bold Goal and Population Health Strategy, leading Humana’s vision to improve the health of the people and communities we serve by addressing social needs and making it easy for people to achieve their best health
The Bold Goal team’s mission is three-fold: (1) Generate SDOH insights and strategies that create actions, interventions and products. (2) Integrate SDOH into the daily operations and fabric of Humana. (3) Improve health outcomes and make care affordable for all.
Dr. Renda’s work includes leading population health and social determinants of health work streams, including: Insights, Informatics, Strategy & Execution, Business Integration, Partnerships and Thought Leadership.
A published researcher and speaker in the fields of population health, social determinants of health and chronic disease, Dr. Renda’s work strives to inform co-created solutions to improve community health. He was named one of Modern Healthcare’s Top 25 Healthcare Innovators, and was a 2021 Leadership Louisville Bingham Fellow.
Previous roles have included advancing clinical models of care through development, implementation and evaluation of population health initiatives aimed at preventing and delaying progression of chronic disease. This included product and benefit design, as well as health projects ranging from messaging campaigns and self-care interventions to clinician-led disease management programs. Significant initiatives include: Chronic Condition Special Needs Plans (C-SNP), Metabolic Syndrome Support Service, Asthma and COPD disease management and self-care programs, Sleep Apnea diagnostics and management strategy, Flu and pneumonia campaign, Tobacco cessation service integration and outreach.
Dr. Renda has a B.S. in psychology and biology from the University of Kentucky where he was a National Science Foundation Undergraduate Fellow. He received his medical degree and a diploma in clinical psychiatry from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, followed by a Masters in Public Health from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.