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Denise Lew

Specialist Leader

Deloitte Consulting LLP

Denise Lew spent 26 years as a healthcare administrator in the U.S. Air Force and is currently employed as a healthcare consultant with Deloitte Consulting LLP. In the Air Force, her areas of active involvement included headquarters healthcare policy implementation; career paths and succession planning; healthcare executive training; and leadership development. At Deloitte, her responsibilities include contract support with the Department of Defense and Veterans Affairs; personnel policies and talent management; and support for a wide variety of inclusion activities, such as the firm’s Federal Inclusion Council and the Armed Forces and Asian Business Resource groups. Ms. Lew is a past chair of ACHE’s Asian Healthcare Leaders Forum. She is board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow.

Sessions

Moving Beyond 2020: Activating the Connection Between Health Equity and C-Suite Diversity

Presented by Cie Armstead, DBA, Denise Lew, Monica Vargas-Mahar, FACHE, Wm. Jahmal Miller at 2:30 PM on Wednesday, March 24th.

Inequities in healthcare have garnered attention for decades, but the topic has gained greater relevancy amid COVID-19 and the elevation of racial injustices. Many healthcare leaders became willing to go beyond perfunctory acknowledgement and more deeply explore the connections between race and health inequities. Courageous conversations began to seek solutions to address the systems and…