As Vice President, Lorren has oversight of three key efforts for HIMSS; thought leadership research, HIMSS’ reach to the Long Term/Post-Acute Care health IT community, and Connected Health technologies (e.g. telehealth).
Lorren has been a health care researcher and strategist for more than twenty-five years, with experience in health care operations and corporate planning. He has held strategic planning and marketing roles in various acute and non-acute health care settings, as well as within the hospital group purchasing and hospital services industries.
A native of Canada, Lorren completed his undergraduate work at the University of Winnipeg before completing a Master’s of Science in Gerontology from Baylor University, and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Dallas. He served on the faculty of Indiana University teaching Medical Sociology and Gerontology for the past eight years and currently resides in the Nashville TN area.