Maren Anderson
President and CEO
MDA Consulting Inc.

Reimbursement Consultant

Maren Anderson

Maren Anderson currently serves as President of her own consulting firm, which specializes in reimbursement planning. MDA Consulting Inc. provides consulting services to early stage drug, biotechnology, diagnostic, and device companies nationwide. The firm also does due diligence and provides advice to many venture capital firms and health care investors.

Maren has worked in health care consulting and policy for more than 30 years. She was a Founder and Vice President of Covance Health Economics and Outcomes Services, Inc. (1988-1999), in Washington, DC. Covance Health Economics and Outcomes Services Inc., helped launch hundreds of biotechnology drugs, traditional pharmaceuticals, diagnostic tests, imaging technologies, therapeutic devices and supplies, surgical instruments, and vaccines. In 1999, Maren retired from Covance and moved to Boston where she resumed her career in consulting.

Earlier in her career, Maren worked as a consultant for Lewin and Associates (1981-1988) in Washington, DC. When she first came to Washington, D.C., she served as Presidential Management Intern assigned to the Health Care Financing Administration (1979-1981). While in graduate school, she served as an Analyst for the State of California Department of Health Services, specializing in Medicaid financing issues. For several years in the late 1970’s, she worked for the City of San Francisco’s Mental Health Advisory Board.

She attended Wellesley College and then received her BA from the University of Michigan (American Studies with honors). She attended UC Berkeley’s Goldman School of Public Policy and received a Masters in Public Policy in 1979.

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