Corinne G. Husten, MD, MPH
Partnership for Prevention
As President of the Partnership for Prevention, Corinne leads a membership organization of businesses, nonprofit organizations and government agencies advancing policies and practices to prevent disease and improve the health of all Americans. Partnership's mission is to improve health by preventing illness and injury and by promoting health. Partnership’s programs increase the priority on prevention in health-related policy and in the U.S. health care system. After practicing as a family practice physician in the private sector for seven years, she completed a Cancer Prevention Fellowship at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and then went to the Office on Smoking and Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), where she served for nearly twelve years as chief of the Epidemiology Branch and more than two years as acting director of the Office. Dr. Husten is one of the nation’s leading tobacco control experts and advocates.