As a highly experienced physician executive. Dr. Clancy has held several leadership positions at VHA. In her current role as Deputy Under Secretary for Health for Discovery, Education and Affiliate Networks, Veterans Health Administration (VHA), she works to foster collaboration between the VA and its affiliates. Previously, as VHA’s Executivein-Charge, she oversaw a health system delivering care to more than 9 million veterans. Before coming to VHA, Dr. Clancy was Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality for 10 years. In these influential roles, she has worked to enhance access to and quality of care for women.