Lee Kim, BS, JD, CISSP, CIPP/US, FHIMSS

Director of Privacy and Security

HIMSS

Lee Kim is the Director of Privacy and Security at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) North America. Kim’s roles include subject matter expert, public policy professional, and analyst. Kim is a member of the US DHS Analytic Exchange Program. Kim is an AV Preeminent peer review rated attorney in healthcare and intellectual property law.

Kim authors domestic and international works on topics which include information privacy, cybersecurity, law, and public policy. Kim's publication credits include GCN, ABA, Digital Health Legal, Nursing Management, and the California Continuing Education of the Bar.

Kim presents before a variety of audiences—technical, non-technical, and legal—for entities which include ABA, CERT/CC, Cisco, ICSJWG, FDA, NIST, OCR/HHS, HC3, Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Taskforce, (ISC)², PBI, RSNA, SANS, Sectra AB, Strafford, and Verizon.

Kim is a licensed attorney in the District of Columbia and Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and a registered patent attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Kim is admitted to practice before the District of Columbia Court of Appeals, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Western District of Pennsylvania, the Federal Circuit, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Kim’s professional work experience includes system, network, database, and web administration and legal experience in the fields of intellectual property, information technology, privacy, cybersecurity, healthcare law, and EU GDPR.