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Spelman College Healthcare Summit Speakers

Jocelyn Hicks-Garner, C’97, Ph.D.

Jocelyn Hicks-Garner
Panelist: The National Economy and its Impact on Healthcare Management in the U.S.

Jocelyn Hicks-Garner is deputy director of programs for the Materials and Microsystems Laboratory at HRL Laboratories. She has been managing government and commercial R&D programs for more than 13 years.  

Prior to focusing on project management, Hicks-Garner led research efforts on lithium ion batteries, PEM and microbial fuel cells. She holds seven patents and has authored nine publications in the fields of electrochemistry and energy storage. She received her bachelor of science in chemistry from Spelman College and a doctorate of philosophy in analytical chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.