President, Aetna Foundation; Vice President of Community Health Aetna; Cardiologist; Associate Professor, University of Connecticut School of Medicine
Garth Graham is president of the Aetna Foundation and vice president of community health for Aetna. He is also a practicing cardiologist and professor of medicine at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. An authority on social determinants of health, Graham served as a deputy assistant secretary in the US Health and Human Services Department during the Obama and George W. Bush administrations, leading the Office of Minority Health. He has also been assistant dean for health policy and chief of health services research at University of Florida School of Medicine. A researcher, writer, and editor on health disparities, Graham authored The Role of Decentralization in Strengthening Equity in Healthcare.