Garth Graham

President, Aetna Foundation; Cardiologist; Associate Professor, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Garth Graham is a cardiologist, president of the Aetna Foundation, and an associate professor of medicine at University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Previously, he was deputy assistant secretary in the US Department of Health and Human Services, where he led the Office of Minority Health. Graham has served on the faculty of the University of Florida School of Medicine and of Harvard Medical School. A widely recognized researcher, writer, and editor on health disparities, his findings have appeared in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Health Affairs, and Circulation. He was named Distinguished Millennium Visiting Scholar at Columbia University and has served on many boards.

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The pathway to health sometimes travels through a physician’s office, but economic stability, the physical environment... See more
By every measure — including life expectancy, infant mortality, and rates of heart disease and cancer — people of color... See more
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Although the inequitable distribution of health and healthcare is widely recognized, a lot of fresh thinking about just... See more
Closing session at Spotlight Health. See more