Mitchell Morris, MD

Deloitte Consulting Life Sciences and Health Care Practice

morrisMitchell Morris is a Principal in Deloitte Consulting’s Life Sciences and Health Care practice where he is the national leader of Health IT. Dr. Morris has more than 30 years of experience in consulting, health care administration, research, technology, education, and clinical care. He was previously a leader in academic medicine and was Professor of Gynecologic Oncology and of Health Services Research at the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center and Professor (adjunct) of Health Informatics at UT Houston. He has been a leader in the field of outcomes and disease management and also served as Senior VP of Healthcare Systems and as CIO at MD Anderson.

Dr. Morris’s focus in consulting has been on health systems, academic organizations, and government agencies, assisting them with the development and implementation of strategies around operations, clinical programs and quality, IT, finance, research, and overall performance improvement. Dr. Morris is a pioneer in the implementation of electronic health records, web-based clinical systems and health information exchange technologies.

Spotlight

Hear from Dr. Anil Sood, the Foundation’s Research Chairman, and Carol Brown, 2014 SGO Program Chair, about research of interest to women and the public presented at the 2014 SGO Annual Meeting on Women’s Cancer. Watch the video

Awareness

A new SGO Clinical Practice Statement states women diagnosed with epithelial ovarian, tubal, and peritoneal cancers should be considered for genetic counseling and testing, even in the absence of a family history.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course Friday, May 2, 2014 in Long Island, NY. For more information on courses, click here.