LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 21, 2017--
Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY) today announced that Deborah ("Dee") Wing, M.D.
has joined the firm as Senior Client Partner in the Academic Health
Center Practice. She will be based in Korn Ferry’s Los Angeles office.
An internationally recognized academic obstetrician/gynecologist, Dr.
Wing is a physician leader who lends contemporary industry knowledge to
her senior search assignments focusing on recruiting top executives for
academic health science centers with a sensitivity to advancing
Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Dr. Wing served as the Division Director
for Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University of California, Irvine and
the Director of its subspecialty fellowship.
In these roles, she developed the Division by opening a Perinatal
Research Laboratory, acquiring nearly $8M in NIH-funding, and training
dozens of fellows who went on to faculty positions in leading academic
institutions including Northwestern, Johns Hopkins and the University of
Colorado. The clinical enterprise of her Division expanded to multiple
outreach sites and the faculty grew by more than two-fold.
“Dee brings a strong academic background, deep understanding of
healthcare and leadership, and a passion for advancing diversity in
academic healthcare,” said Warren Ross, M.D. Senior Client Partner,
Global Sector Leader, Academic Medicine. “We look forward to having her
join our growing practice.”
Dr. Wing is board-certified in obstetrics-gynecology and in the
subspecialty of maternal-fetal medicine. She served as an examiner for
the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and on the
maternal-fetal medicine division. She is a member of the Society for
Maternal-Fetal Medicine and previously served on its Board of Directors.
She has also served as a consultant for several national and
international biotechnology and pharmaceutical firms.
Dr. Wing received an MBA from the Merage School of Business at the
University of California, Irvine in 2015, a Bachelor’s degree from
Pomona College in Claremont, CA and a Doctorate of Medicine from Tulane
University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Dr. Wing completed her
residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and her fellowship in Maternal
Fetal Medicine at the University of Southern California.
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