News Release

February 9, 2006

Contact: Jane Shaskan, 860-679-4777

UConn Health Center Board of Directors

New Members Announced

FARMINGTON, CONN. – The University of Connecticut Health Center recently announced the following appointments to its Board of Directors:

  • John Bigos, M.D., of Niantic, is a pulmonologist and active member of the Connecticut State Medical Society.
  • Sanford Cloud Jr., of Farmington, is chairman and chief executive officer of the Cloud Company, LLC.
  • Anne Gnazzo, of West Hartford, is the deputy secretary of the State Office of Policy Management.
  • Brian Hehir, of Port Washington, New York, is a vice chairman of investment banking at Merrill Lynch.
  • Ann Slaughter, D.D.S., is an assistant professor and course director for geriatric dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia, where she resides.

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