John Syrjamaki, MPH
John Syrjamaki is a Clinical Information Analyst in the Department of Urology at the University of Michigan. After graduating from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science in Physiology, Mr. Syrjamaki earned a Master of Public Health in Environmental Health Sciences and Toxicology from the University of Michigan. He subsequently was employed as an analyst at the Michigan Public Health Institute where he worked on multiple CMS grant-funded projects and gained experience in database design and data analysis, including work with both Medicare and Medicaid claims data. His responsibilities with MVC include data management and analysis, managing partnerships with other BCBSM Collaborative Quality Initiatives (CQIs), interacting with hospital leaders, participating in the preparation of manuscripts, and directly working with BCBSM and ArborMetrix concerning data needs and improvements.