Christopher Moriates, MD

Assistant Dean for Healthcare Value, Dell Medical School

Dr. Christopher (Chris) Moriates is the Assistant Dean for Healthcare Value and an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at Dell Medical School at UT Austin.

Dr. Moriates co-authored the book Understanding Value-Based Healthcare (McGraw-Hill, 2015). He led the creation of the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) Cost Awareness curriculum for internal medicine residents. He is a founding editor for the “Teachable Moments” series in JAMA Internal Medicine. He is also the Director of Implementation Initiatives at Costs of Care, a global non-profit organization curating clinician insights that drive better care at lower cost. He speaks internationally on topics related to educating clinicians about healthcare value and how to implement high-value care programs.

My Sessions

Finding & training clinicians for the next health system

Presidential Ballroom

Brian Klepper, PhD Much of the next wave of health care innovation will come from entrepreneurs who have devised better approaches – with better health outcomes and/or lower cost than conventional approaches – and who are willing to put their fees at financial risk against the performance target they claim they can achieve. Often, rather […]

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