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.