Jeffrey Hines, M.D., Named Chief Diversity Officer at UConn Health

Jeffrey Hines, M.D., has been named Chief Diversity Officer at UConn Health. He joined the organization from Georgia’s Wellstar health system and is boarded in OB/GYN. This new position is an important milestone for UConn Health. Dr. Hines has a wealth of experience in developing diversity, equity and inclusion strategic plans; implementing frameworks for achieving health excellence through health equity; addressing disparities in healthcare; and in facilitating university and healthcare leaders’ efforts to implement best practices that align diversity and inclusion strategies with core business objectives. His leadership will build upon UConn Health’s strong diversity commitment and efforts.

WittKieffer’s Charlene Aguilar, Tom Quinn and Natalie Song led this search.

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