Dr. Milstein is Professor of Medicine and the Director of the Clinical Excellence Research Center at Stanford University. His research spans positive value outlier assessment, human-centered health care design, and in partnership with Stanford’s AI Lab the development of technology-based cognitive aids to boost the yield from health care spending.
Before joining Stanford’s faculty, he founded a national health care performance improvement firm that he expanded globally after its acquisition by Mercer. He subsequently co-founded three nationally influential public benefit initiatives, including the Leapfrog Group and the Pacific Business Group on Health. As a Congressional MedPAC Commissioner, he originated two legislative changes to align health care provider revenue with value to patients.