Barbara DeBuono, M.D., MPH, has been at the center of innovative and important changes critical to public-health issues throughout her career. Whether serving in the public sector or in private industry, Dr. DeBuono has been helping to galvanize activities to improve the treatments of different patient populations.
As a trained healthcare provider, Dr. DeBuono is naturally drawn to situations and opportunities to advance the way medicine is practiced. She was at the forefront of significant initiatives to improve breast-cancer screening and found innovative ways to tackle the spread of infectious and communicable diseases. She spurred advancements in New York state’s healthcare system. And, more recently at Pfizer, she is leading the way on vital health issues, such as improving health literacy and helping to create crucial partnerships with a wide spectrum of health groups — nonprofit, public-health associations, and so on — in keeping with Pfizer’s goals of developing and deploying holistic health programs…
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