Senior Health Policy Analyst
Health Law & Policy
David Cusano, J.D., leads MITRE’s Health Policy Department and brings a deep expertise in health law and policy, with a payor-side focus. Prior to joining MITRE, Mr. Cusano served as a research professor for Georgetown University Health Policy Institute; in-house counsel with Coventry Health Care, Inc.; a health insurance specialist to the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) within the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS); and a healthcare associate at Mintz Levin. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Cusano practiced as a registered nurse at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA. Mr. Cusano earned a B.S. in Nursing from the University of Connecticut and a J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law.