Courtney Barbera

Courtney Barbera is a Project Analyst at Discern Health. She currently supports work focused on assessing measurement and quality environments across a variety of therapeutic areas. Her experience includes performing measure scans with a focus on value-based care, as well as supporting strategy development for clients in the private and public sectors.

Prior to joining Discern, Courtney contributed to business development and communications efforts at an international development firm and government contractor called Palladium. Previously, while working toward her MPH degree, Courtney performed public health research on the impact of food environments and marketing on health behavior in the Philadelphia area. She also has in-depth knowledge of impact evaluation methodology in both domestic and international contexts

Areas of Expertise:

  • Quality Payment Model and Measure Scans
  • Epidemiology and Population Health
  • Health Information Technology
  • Health Policy Research


  • MPH, Global Health – University of Pennsylvania
  • BS, Biology – University of New Hampshire


  • Baltimore, MD

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