Sharon Glave Frazee, PhD, MPH, Senior Vice President of Research and Data Innovation

Senior Vice President, Research and Data Innovation, PBMI 

Sharon Glave Frazee, PhD MPH, is Senior Vice President of Research and Data Innovation for the Pharmacy Benefit Management Institute and an Assistant Adjunct Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and Assistant Adjunct Professor of Internal Medicine with Washington University in St. Louis. Prior to joining PBMI, Sharon was Vice President of Research and Analytics at Express Scripts, where she led research strategy and execution for one of the largest PBMs in the nation. She also has held leadership roles in health and economic outcomes research, survey design, pilot and program design and evaluation, analytics and research consulting, advanced analytics and the development of predictive models at Walgreens, LabCorp and Landacorp. She was an instructor at North Carolina State University and provided evaluation research for various state and local government agencies before joining the private sector. Sharon earned a doctorate in Sociology from North Carolina State University and an MPH from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health. She was named one of the Top 100 Woman Leaders in STEM for 2012. Her areas of expertise include survey design, prescription drug benefit design, health outcomes research, health and wellness program development and outcomes, developing epidemiologic and population-based models of healthcare costs and utilization, behavioral economics, statistics, research methods, predictive modeling, and program evaluation. Sharon has authored or coauthored more than 70 peer-reviewed publications as well as book chapters and white papers on healthcare, research methods, and human behavior.