Edward Sheen is Chief Medical Officer, Market Development and Solution Design at Lumeris. Lumeris is a leading value-based care delivery operator aligning and transforming health systems and payers across the country to improve population health, reduce costs of care, enhance patient experience, and strengthen care provider engagement. Through its operations, technology, change management, and strategic advisory solutions, Lumeris establishes population health services organizations and collaborative, aligned health plans to deliver accountable person-centered care.
His experience has bridged the public, private, non-profit, and academic sectors and includes work with Stanford University, the White House, U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, California State Assembly, Kaiser Family Foundation, Blue Shield of California, California/American Medical Associations, and Genzyme, as well as advising early stage healthcare companies. In 2014 he was one of 15 Americans appointed by President Barack Obama a nonpartisan White House Fellow, and selected to be the White House Fellow to the Secretary of Defense. In this capacity, he served as a Special Assistant to the Secretary and Defense Department senior health policy adviser, and was a recipient of the Office of the Secretary of Defense Medal for Exceptional Public Service. Dr. Sheen is also Adjunct Professor of Medicine, a Global Health Faculty Fellow, and Term Member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He is dedicated to achieving more accessible, innovative, patient-centered, and high-performing health care and bringing together teams and communities to care for vulnerable populations. Additionally, he has a long commitment to mentoring, medical education, and the leadership development of future change agents, and works with students throughout the year.
Dr. Sheen completed his Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology training at Stanford, received his MD from the University of California, San Francisco and earned his MBA and MPH degrees through scholarships from Stanford Graduate School of Business and Harvard School of Public Health, where he was also a Harvard Kennedy School Center for Public Leadership Zuckerman Fellow. He graduated magna cum laude from Brown University with a B.A. in Public Policy and induction to Phi Beta Kappa.