About Us

Craig A. Solid, PhD

Owner and Principal

For over 17 years, Dr. Craig Solid has helped physicians and healthcare organizations discover effective treatments for disease, improve quality of care delivery, and increase cost efficiency and reimbursement effectiveness.

His unique combination of areas of expertise enables him to articulate and support the crucial messages that healthcare organizations must convey to their target audiences, including patients, physicians, and policy makers. Whether your need is to assess critical data from your research projects, describe clearly your quality improvement interventions, or share your results effectively, Dr. Solid can help you achieve your goals.

Organizations that have benefited from his experience include hospitals, health plans, quality improvement organizations, non-profits, pharmaceutical companies, research organizations, and individual physicians. Contact us to see how he can help you.

Dr. Solid has an M.S. in Statistics and a Ph.D. in Applied Economics. He has co-authored over 50 manuscripts that have appeared in journals such as Journal of the American Heart Association, Statistics in Medicine, JAMA Internal Medicine, Journal of General Internal MedicineJournal of Rheumatology, and Journal of the American Society of Nephrology.  He has presented at numerous national and international conferences, including those for the American Heart Association, American Society of Health Economists, and American Society of Nephrology. Dr. Solid has also previously taught college-level statistics courses and is a member of AcademyHealth and the American Medical Writers Association.

Solid Research Group is proud to support the National Parkinson Foundation Minnesota and was named a "top philanthropist" for 2015.