Debbie Lucas advises clients on value strategies, market access, and evidence generation.
Debbie leads efforts with life sciences companies, professional societies, quality improvement organizations, and healthcare providers related to the strategic collection and use of clinical data to improve patient care with a particular emphasis on electronic health data. Most recently she worked on an initiative that brought together the healthcare provider and EHR communities to design a module focused on childhood obesity to support improvements in healthcare via shared decision-making, care coordination, and self-management.
Prior to joining Avalere, Debbie was the director of Clinical Quality and Consulting at DocSite (later acquired by Covisint) and spent much of her career at GlaxoSmithKline.
Debbie has an MPH in epidemiology from the University of Michigan and a BS in biology from Baldwin-Wallace College. She was a member of the Commonwealth Fund’s Health Care Leaders Opinion Survey Panel.