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    Umang Patel

Umang Patel

M.S.
Research Analyst

Umang Patel is a Research Analyst for Premier Applied Research®. He has extensive experience managing real-world healthcare data and providing quality assurance review of all data deliverables for internal and external utilization. Patel is responsible for extracting and cleansing data and data management of the Premier Healthcare Database (PHD) for the pharmaceutical and medical device industries, government agencies, and academic and research organizations. He brings highly valued analytical skills from his previous position at Arbor Research Collaborative for Health, where he was a Senior Programmer. During that time, he developed applications related to large and complex dataset creation, standardized reports and process simulation, and he reviewed programs for coding efficiency, completeness and correctness. Prior positions included those at Dow Chemicals, Meijer, Qualex Consulting and Morningstar, where he acquired experience in Clinical SAS, SAS Business Intelligence (BI) and SQL. Patel is a member of a Michigan SAS Users Group (MISUG). He has worked on UNIX, Window and Linux platforms as well as SAS BI software. He has more than 15 years of experience in SAS and SQL programming. Patel has a master’s degree with concentrations in computer science and math.

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  • M.S., Computer Science and Math

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