Daniel Trajano

Dr. Daniel (Dan) Trajano is the president of Pop Health Consulting LLC. He has over 25 years of experience as a physician and executive leader in family and geriatric medicine, health care system transformation, value-based payment, accountable care, policy, equity, and social justice. His previous positions include VP and senior medical director for population health and quality at Blue Cross Blue Shield Minnesota, Medica, HealthEast, and Park Nicollet. Dr. Trajano is also an adjunct professor of health care economics at the University of St. Thomas Opus College of Business. He serves on the board of directors for MNsure and the Philippine Medical Association.

Dr. Trajano has an MD from the University of Minnesota; an MBA from the University of St. Thomas; and a BA in biology and secondary education from Carleton College. He teaches:

  • HSM 4541 – Health Care Finance