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

Check out this Women Magazine/aWomensheath.com page on gynecologic cancers, featuring our Listen, Learn, Act message and an article by National Race Surgeons Team Captain Linda Duska, M.D.

Awareness

This year’s GCAM awareness is focused on the important link between obesity and endometrial cancer. Check out the new toolkit to learn more.

Research

Prize applications are due on October 8, 2014. The Foundation for Women’s Cancer is pleased to share its 2014-2015 Research Grants and Awards booklet.

Education

The next Gynecologic Cancer Survivors Course will be Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in West Bloomfield, MI. For more information on educational events and courses, click here.