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Christopher P. Boone, Ph.D.

Vice President, Global Head of HEOR

About Christopher P. Boone, Ph.D.

Dr. Christopher P. Boone serves as the Vice President, Global Head of Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR) at AbbVie. He is also an adjunct assistant professor of health administration at the New York University's Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, an active board member of several influential organizations, and a co-founder of a few start-up companies. Prior to AbbVie, he served in two different roles at Pfizer: Vice President and Head of Global Medical Epidemiology and Big Data Analysis at Pfizer, and Vice President and Global Head of Real-World Data and Analytics.

Dr. Boone holds, or has held, appointments to some of the most influential national committees focused on health data and patient centricity, including the Board of Directors for Global Medical Response, the Board of Directors for the Stewards of Change Institute, the Executive Board of Directors for the Patient Advocate Foundation and the National Patient Advocate Foundation, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Federal Health IT Policy Committee, the HHS National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics (NCVHS) Working Group on HHS Data Access and Use, the inaugural advisory group for American Society of Clinical Oncologists’ (ASCO) CancerLinQ, the Board of Directors for SHARE for Cures, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Data Across Sectors for Health (DASH) Initiative, and the Interoperability Committee for the National Quality Forum.

Dr. Boone earned a B.S. from the University of Tulsa, a M.H.A. from the University of Texas at Arlington, a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Dallas, and two executive certificates from the Harvard Kennedy School. He is a Fellow of the American College of Health Executives and a Fellow of the Healthcare Information Management & Systems Society.

Get to know Chris

A self-proclaimed “data hippie” guided by an overwhelming desire to approach life with a growth mentality, Chris is on a mission to democratize information and improve health for all.