Thursday, March 10, 2016

Endowment for Health Elects Maria Padin, M.D. to Board of Directors

The Endowment for Health, New Hampshire's largest health foundation, has elected Dr. Maria de Gracia Padin to its Board of Directors.  Padin is chief medical officer at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon. 

"Dr. Padin is an accomplished health care professional who will add excellent insight and perspective to our Board discussions,” said Margaret Franckhauser, Board Chair of the Endowment for Health.  “Her expertise coupled with her caring approach will help inform the Endowment’s work in promoting the health and wellbeing across the lifespan.”

Dr. Padin earned her medical degree at Dartmouth Medical School, and completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Maine Medical Center.  She served as medical director for the Concord Dartmouth Hitchcock Community Group practice for the past seven years.  Additionally, Dr. Padin recently served as vice president of the New Hampshire section of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.  She also served as chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Concord Hospital, and was a member of the Medical Executive Committee.

Click here for a complete list of Endowment for Health Board members