John Lee

CMIO / Chair
Edward Hospital and Health Services / HIMSS Physician Community

Dr. Lee is CMIO at Edward Hospital in Naperville, Illinois. After going through his residency at Cook County Hospital, he has been a practicing emergency physician for over 20 years and still actively practices at Edward Hospital's emergency department. He has been involved in his hospital's information systems since 2006, starting as the director of Edward's emergency information systems. He became Edward's CMIO in 2013 soon after the hospital went live with their Epic implementation. Outside of his organization, he has been active in organized informatics activities. He earned his board certification in clinical informatics with the first cohort of physicians eligible to do so in 2013. He is active in HIMSS and has served on the HIMSS Physician Committee since 2015, acting as chairman since July of this year. He is a board member of the Association of Medical Directors of Information Systems (AMDIS).