||Jason Burke is Senior Advisor for Advanced Analytics and Innovation at the UNC School of
Medicine and UNC Health Care System's Center for Innovation. He currently serves on the
leadership team for the National Collaborative for Bio-Preparedness, and is a principal at Burke
Advisory Group. With a career spanning clinical research, organizational development, and
enterprise information technology, Burke's current work focuses on health industry transformation
through strategy design, data sciences, and emerging technologies. His most recent book is
Health Analytics: Gaining the Insights to Transform Health Care (Wiley, 2013).
Previously, Burke was the founder, managing director and chief strategist for the SAS Center for
Health Analytics and Insights (CHAI), an industry-leading think tank pioneering novel approaches
to health informatics. He also served as SAS' global head of health and life sciences technology
research and development, as well as founder of the $3B software firm's health and life sciences
global practice. Burke has held strategy and management roles in organizations such as
Microsoft, Quintiles Transnational, and GlaxoSmithKline.
Burke is a cognitive neuroscientist by training, holding degrees from Virginia Tech and the
University of Missouri – Columbia. His work has appeared in numerous publications including
Forbes, InformationWeek, Health Management Technology, PharmaVoice, Drug Discovery and
Development, and BioIT World.