Vice President at Hospital for Special Surgery
B.S., Mathematics, Johns Hopkins University; M.S., Management Science, Lehigh University; Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University

Scott DeNegre, PhD, vice president of Operational Excellence, has several years of experience helping healthcare organizations manage their operational and strategic challenges and developing innovative solutions to increase efficiency, improve clinical outcomes, and enhance patient experience. In his role as the leader of Operational Excellence at HSS, Scott oversees Transformation & Process Improvement, Perioperative Logistics, and Quality Information Systems and collaborates with other HSS leaders to manage performance improvement across the enterprise.  Prior to joining HSS, Scott was a consultant with The Chartis Group, an advisory services firm that provides management consulting and applied research to leading healthcare organizations. In this role, he provided client support in the areas of enterprise strategic planning, capacity management, merger & acquisition planning, care coordination, cost and clinical performance improvement, and service line strategy.  Scott holds a BS in Mathematical Sciences from Johns Hopkins University, an MS in Management Science from Lehigh University, and a PhD in Industrial & Systems Engineering from Lehigh University. 

Class Year: 
2005 G, 2011 Ph.D.