ABA Health eSource
MarkerMar 2005 Volume 1 Number 7


Brent L. HenryBrent L. Henry, Esq.
Professional Biography

Brent L. Henry is Vice President and General Counsel of Partners HealthCare System (“Partners”)*, an integrated teaching, research, and delivery network based in Boston, Massachusetts.

Prior to his arrival at Partners, Mr. Henry was Vice President and General Counsel of MedStar Health. He has also served as the Deputy Administrator of the New York City Human Resources Administration (where he directed the NYC Medicaid program), and as the Director of Business and Governmental Affairs for Greater Southeast Health Care System. Mr. Henry began his career as an attorney with the law firm of Jones, Day. He has also taught health care law at Howard University and the University of Maryland graduate programs in health administration.

Mr. Henry received his J.D. degree from Yale Law School, and a Master of Urban Studies from the Yale School of Art and Architecture. He received his B.A. degree in 1969 from Princeton University, where he studied in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.

Mr. Henry is currently a Trustee of Princeton University, and serves on the National Institutes of Health Advisory Board for Clinical Research and the Public Welfare Foundation. He is also a Past President of the American Health Lawyers Association.

*(Partners HealthCare includes Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s/Faulkner Hospitals, North Shore Medical Center, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, McLean Hospital, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Dana-Farber/Partners CancerCare, community health centers, and the community-based doctors and hospitals of Partners Community HealthCare, Inc.)