Deirdre Devine
Director of Strategic Initiatives


Deirdre Devine, the UNLV School of Medicine Director of Strategic Initiatives, works closely with the dean, vice deans and other members of the medical school leadership team to develop the school’s strategic plan ‒ a plan that encompasses four missions: education, clinical, research, and community.

Devine also assists in developing department and service line plans and works with our partner UMC on strategic matters.  

She has led numerous initiatives for top health systems and health services companies in America. She is nationally recognized for her work in strategic positioning and alignment for health systems, academic medical centers, hospitals, physician practices and not-for-profit organizations.

Deirdre received a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and political science from the University of Iowa.