Stephen Lim

Professor, Health Metrics Sciences
Adjunct Professor, Global Health
Adjunct Professor, Health Services

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation
2301 5th Ave, Suite 600
Seattle, WA 98121-


Research Interests

quality of mortality data, health inequality, risk factor and disease burden, economic evaluation and priority setting


PhD Epidemiology, Health Economics, Monash University (Australia), 2005

BA Philosophy, Psychology, Monash University (Australia), 1998

BS Pharmacology, Monash University (Australia), 1998

In the News

From gene editing to death traps, Seattle scientists innovate in race to end malaria
Reuters Africa, 11/01/2016

Britain ranked 5th healthiest country, while the US is 28th on the list
DailyMail U.K., 09/22/2016

Sugary drinks take a deathly toll
New York Times, 07/01/2015

Nets protect against malaria, scientists say (but you already knew that)
KPLU/Humanosphere, 09/09/2011

Diabetes Out of Control in Many Countries, Study Says
Fox, 03/03/2011