Patricia Oceanic MS, CDM
Director, Office of Health Equity and Inclusion
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Patricia Oceanic is Director of the Office of Health Equity and Inclusion at the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children. In this position, she oversees cultural competence training and workforce diversity/inclusion. Under her leadership, she and the office have received several awards: “Best Project of the Year Award” by the Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School Disparities Leadership Program; Delaware Healthy Mothers and Infants Consortium’s Health Equity Champion Award; leadership status in the Human Rights Campaign Healthcare Equity Index; and the HHS Office of Minority Health’s Mid-Atlantic Region Health Equity Hero Award.

Ms. Oceanic holds an MS in organizational development from American University in Washington, DC and a certificate in diversity management from the American Hospital Association and Georgetown University.