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Donald Lee - Emory University, Goizueta Business School. Atlanta , GA, US

Donald Lee

Associate Professor of Information Systems & Operations Management | Emory University, Goizueta Business School



Professor Lee's research develops rigorous data science techniques for improving the delivery of health care. His work is recognized by R01 funding from the National Institutes of Health, one of the nation's preeminent grants for medical research. On the applied front, he has extensive experience designing data-driven tools for problems ranging from healthcare financial planning to real-time warning systems for adverse medical events. On the methodological front, his research has resolved foundational questions in causal inference and in survival machine learning. His work has appeared in leading journals in management, statistical machine learning, and healthcare.

Professor Lee also holds a joint appointment in the Department of Biostatistics & Bioinformatics at the Rollins School of Public Health. Prior to joining Emory, he served as an associate professor at Yale and held appointments in the School of Management and in the Department of Statistics & Data Science.

Education (2)

Stanford University: MS/PhD (Statistics/Operations Research)

Cambridge University: BA/MA/MMath (Mathematics)

Areas of Expertise (4)

Healthcare Operations

Medical outcomes evaluation

Statistical machine learning

Causal Inference

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