Vice President and Director, Systems Research & Initiatives Group

Jim Lee portrait

Jim Lee has been with Altarum for more than 20 years. Before his current position, he served as Director of Altarum’s Medical Care Systems Group, where he led public health informatics and health quality research programs.

Mr. Lee’s most recent work focuses on health technology assessments drawing on administrative, financial accounting, and clinical data to support clinical trials, practice guideline development, and program evaluations.

His recent studies include evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of alternative diagnostics in lung, breast, and cervical cancer; rapid identification and intervention in severe sepsis; and HIV viral load surveillance protocols.

Mr. Lee earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees in engineering and applied mathematics from Northwestern University and the University of Michigan, respectively.

Altarum Events Attended

America CARES Forum

Mon, Nov 14, 2016

The Pew Charitable Trusts Conference Center

Areas of Expertise


MS, Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan
BS, Industrial and Operations Engineering, Northwestern University