Independent Non-Executive Director
- Appointed: 2022
- Joined Hikma: 2022
- Nationality: American
Skills and experience: Deneen is a healthcare executive grounded in clinical medicine, scientific research, and care delivery. Deneen was the Executive Vice President for Research and Development for UnitedHealth Group (UHG), where she was responsible for building new businesses and creating innovative payment and delivery system frameworks. She was also the Founder and CEO of MYnetico, a digital weight management platform acquired by UHG in 2006. Earlier, she served as Chief Medical Officer of ARIA Health Care System and Health Partners of Philadelphia. Deneen began her career as a resident in Pediatrics and fellow in Hematology & Oncology at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where she founded the first pediatric hospitalist program.
In 2022, Deneen was named a Modern Healthcare's Top Innovator, in 2014, she was an Emmy® Award winner and in 2013, a CES® Innovation Design & Engineering Innovation Honoree.
Deneen received her MD from the Temple University School of Medicine and BS in Behavioral Neuroscience from the University of Pittsburgh.
Other appointments: Deneen currently serves as President, Health Solutions and Innovation at TurningPoint Healthcare Solutions. Deneen is a Non-Executive Director of Sensei Biotherapeutics (NASDAQ: SNSE) and currently serves on the governance boards of Children’s Minnesota and Workit Health, as well as the advisory board of The Center for Health Incentives & Behavioral Economics at Penn Medicine.
- CRE Committee
- Nomination and Governance Committee