About Us

PicnicHealth is a leading health technology company dedicated to simplifying healthcare for everyone. To date, the company’s direct-to-patient approach and innovative AI and technology platform have enabled 12 of the top 20 largest life sciences companies to run more efficient observational research while giving tens of thousands of U.S. patients access to their complete medical history. The future is here with PicnicHealth.

Gillian Hanson & Sara Snell Taylor

Director, Data and Informatics in Clinical & Clinical Research Outcomes Lead

David Kiernicki

Data Engineer

Meg Sanders

Business Operations Program Manager

Faye Fan

Head of Design

Our Advisors

Nancy Dryer, PhD
Chief Scientific Advisor

Dr. Dreyer is an internationally recognized expert in the use of real-world evidence for regulatory purposes. She has experience in building patient registries and patient-generated health datasets through her senior executive leadership roles at IQVIA, Outcome Sciences (acquired by Quintiles) and Epidemiology Resources Inc (acquired by United Health). Dr. Dreyer holds a Ph.D. in epidemiology and Master of Public Health from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

Solomon Iyasu, MD
Senior Pharmacovigilance Advisor

Dr. Iyasu has more than 35 years of experience in using real-world data for decision making. He held senior roles in epidemiology as the Global Head of Epidemiology at Merck, and Director of the Office of Epidemiology and Pharmacovigilance in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Dr. Iyasu holds an M.D. in medicine from the University of Delhi, Maulana Azad Medical School, and a Master of Public Health from Johns Hopkins University.

Jeremy Brody
Senior Strategic Advisor

Jeremy Brody is a senior consultant with broad experience in healthcare-focused strategy and development of real-world evidence. He held Chief Strategy Officer roles at both Aetion and Kantar Health, in addition to a variety of roles in life sciences-focused private equity and health data companies. Brody holds a B.A. in Psychology from New York University as well as a M.S. in Health Policy and Management from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Our Leadership

Noga Leviner
Co-founder & CEO
Troy Astorino
Co-founder & CTO
Luna Federici
Rachael Higgins
Chief Commercial Officer
Dan Drozd, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Deepak Bhandarkar
Shannah Metz
VP of People
Steve Tarsa
VP of Engineering
Xerxes Sanii
VP of Strategy
Kristen Hahn, PhD
Head of RWE Research