Previously, Dr. Morris led the two largest and most comprehensive healthcare advisory businesses in U.S. healthcare at Optum and Deloitte. At Optum, Morris was CEO of Optum Advisory Services and the Advisory Board Company which provides focused strategy, operations, and technology consulting for payers and providers. At Deloitte he led the largest Life Sciences and Healthcare professional services practice in the world, being responsible for developing and implementing the firm’s global healthcare growth strategies to grow the firm’s consulting, audit, tax, and financial advisory services capabilities. Prior to his consulting work Dr. Morris spent 16 years in a variety of executive and faculty positions at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, including Chief Information Officer; Senior Vice President for Healthcare Systems; and was a tenured professor of gynecologic oncology and health services research.
Dr. Morris graduated from the University of Michigan, with a B.S. with high distinction; the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, residency training at New York University, and fellowship training at the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center.