Daniel D. Zimmerman M.D.
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Director, Global Support Team, RGA
Daniel D. Zimmerman, M.D., is Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Director of RGA and a member of RGA’s Global Support Team. He is responsible for thought leadership, case consultation, product development, and internal and external education. Additionally, he serves as editor of ReFlections, RGA’s global medical newsletter.
He is also Managing Director of the Longer Life Foundation (LLF), www.longerlife.org
, the not-for-profit collaboration between RGA and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis that funds clinical research into lifestyle, environmental, and genetic factors that impact mortality and morbidity.
Before joining RGA in 2014, Dr. Zimmerman was a medical director with Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company for eight years. Previously, he practiced primary care internal medicine and pediatrics in Tampa, Florida.
Dr. Zimmerman received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and his undergraduate degree in Medical Microbiology and Molecular Biology from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He has held leadership positions with the American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI), participated in program committees of the American Academy of Insurance Medicine (AAIM), and frequently represents RGA to key industry professional organizations. He has also contributed several articles to the Journal of Insurance Medicine, On The Risk, and Best’s Review.