Atlanta, GA, October 18, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Karna, LLC, a well-established public and population health services consulting firm, announced the appointment of Warren J. Strauss as its new president. In his new role, Strauss is responsible for leading the company, managing and growing the business. He succeeds Wayne R. Myers, who retired in September, after more than seven years with the organization.
Strauss has more than 25 years’ experience in contract research in the fields of public and pediatric health, healthcare, environmental exposure, and toxicology. Prior to joining Karna, Strauss spent 24 years at Battelle Memorial Institute, where he most recently served as business line manager for its healthcare and analytics portfolio. In other prior roles, he served as vice president for product analytics at Root Insurance, and as senior vice president for research and innovation at Ventech Solutions, where he focused on designing, managing and coordinating large research programs.
“It is an honor to serve as Karna’s president and I am humbled for the opportunity to lead this talented organization. I strongly believe in Karna’s commitment to delivering health science, research and communications programs that make a positive impact for the communities that we jointly serve with our customers and partners. Karna has made significant and meaningful contributions in the fields of public health and population health management since its founding in 2008, and I look forward to working with our team and partners to build upon these successes while focusing on project execution and advancing the missions of our federal agency and commercial customers.”
Karna is part of The Celerian Group, a division of BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina. Karna’s public and population health expertise makes them a leader in data and statistical analyses, health communications, evaluation, and technical assistance and training. Karna also provides subject matter expertise on IT security, laboratory safety, human subject research protection and violence prevention. For more information visit karna.com or follow @KarnaATL.