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Olu Jegede, MD
Dr. Olu Jegede joined Cone Health in July 2014 as the medical director of Cone Health Community Health and Wellness Center. In addition to his oversight at the center, he has been instrumental in establishing the Cone Health Transitional Care Clinic designed to manage patients’ medical needs within the first 30 days of discharge from the hospital. Olu Jegede holds a Master’s degree in Healthcare Administration from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and recently earned the Certified Physician Executive designation from the Certifying Commission in Medical Management.
Areas of Interest
He is a champion of delivering quality care and has a special interest in medical education and research. He is involved in an ongoing research partnership with North Carolina A&T University to identify a “biomarker for diabetic nephropathy among African American males”.
- Ahmadu Bello University College of Human Medicine
- University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Health Care Administration
- Hurley Medical Center
American College of Healthcare Executives
American Association for Physician Leadership
Fellow of the American College of Physicians
Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics