Alexis de Rosnay
Canaccord Genuity
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Stephen DeCherney, MD, MPH

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Chapel Hill, NC, USA

Professor of Medicine

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Stephen DeCherney, MD, MPH


Stephen DeCherney, MD, MPH, is Professor of Medicine and former Professor (Adjunct) of Business in the Kenan-Flagler School of Business, at University of North Carolina. Stephen is board certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism and was named as one of the Best Doctors in America.

Currently, Stephen serves on the Board of KNOW Bio and the Board of Directors of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights. He also serves as a Trustee of the University of Delaware Research Foundation and the Christiana Care Health System, and as a Senior Advisor at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London.

Earlier in his career, Stephen was the CEO of Health Decisions, Inc. and now serves on their Board of Directors. He also served as President, Global CRO at Quintiles Transnational Corporation and was an Independent Director of Theorem Clinical Research Company. Additionally, Stephen was a Board Member of Symyx Corporation, also serving on their Audit Committee. He also served as a Trustee of the William Harvey Research Foundation, of the Queen Mary Medical College, St. Barts and the London Hospitals, University of London. He was a senior advisor to the London Genetics Company, Member of the Farmer Food Share Board of Trustees and Chairman of their Finance Subcommittee.

Stephen graduated with a BA in Biology from Columbia College of Columbia University, New York, where he was awarded the Columbia College Alumni Achievement Award granted to the “Senior Adjudged Most Outstanding in Qualities of Mind, Character, and Service to the College”. He earned his MD from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia and his MPH, Healthcare Policy and Management, from Columbia University School of Public Health.

Stephen DeCherney, MD, MPH’s Background

Professor of Medicine
Chapel Hill, NC, USA
The University of North Carolina is the oldest public university in the US
CEO & Board Director
Durham, NC, USA
Health Decisions is a full-service CRO specializing in clinical studies of therapeutics for women’s health indications and studies of diagnostics for all therapeutic areas.
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Current Non-Executive Positions

Newark, DE, USA
University of Delaware Research Foundation supports high-quality engineering and scientific research projects, with grants given mainly in the fields of engineering and the natural and physical sciences.
Senior Advisor
London, UK
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is renowned for its research, postgraduate studies and continuing education in public and global health. With an annual research income of more than £140 million they are one of the highest-rated research institutions in the UK.

Previous Non-Executive Positions

Independent Director
London, UK
Chiltern, a leading global contract research organization acquired Theorem Clinical Research, strengthening its position as the largest mid-sized provider of comprehensive, clinical development services.
Member of Board & Audit Committee
Symyx Corporation, is now part of Biovia, which provides a scientific environment for advanced chemical, biological and materials experiences to help science develop higher quality products faster and more cost effectively.
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Member of the Board of Directors
New York, NY, USA
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, founded in 1968, is led by human rights activist and lawyer Kerry Kennedy and advocates for a more just and peaceful world. Working alongside local activists to ensure lasting positive change in governments and corporations, the RFK team includes leading attorneys, advocates, entrepreneurs and writers united by a commitment to social justice.
Wilmington, DE, USA
Christiana Care Health System is a not-for-profit health system that believes that the key to providing truly great health care is to partner with patients and their families, building a system of care that is effective, affordable and valuable to everyone.

Stephen DeCherney, MD, MPH’s Education

MPH, Healthcare Policy & Management
1996 - 1998
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