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Brent C. James, MD

Brent C. James, MD, is a well-respected expert in clinical quality improvement. He is Executive Director for Intermountain Health Care at the Institute for Healthcare Delivery Research, a position he has held since 1990. Intermountain Health Care is a nonprofit healthcare organization that serves the health needs of Utah and Idaho residents.

Dr. James is also an Adjunct Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Prior to his current positions, he was a biostatistician at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Dr. James earned his undergraduate, masters in statistics, and medical degrees from the University of Utah. Dr. James is a member of the American Statistical Association, the American Association for Medical Systems and Informatics, and the American College of Physician Executives.