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Hilary H. Short
Hilary H. Short 

Hilary Short is an experienced health care executive. She worked for the Ontario Hospital Association for 35 years In a variety of roles, including Director of Government Relations, Vice President of Public Affairs and Education and Chief Operating Officer. From 2003 to 2008 she served as President and Chief Executive Officer. During her term as President, Hilary focused on improving the quality of hospital governance in Ontario and on patient safety and quality.

Since her retirement in 2008, Hilary has served on volunteer boards. She was a member of the Board of St. John's Rehab Hospital for five years until the merger of St. John's and Sunnybrook in 2012, when she became a member of the Board of Directors of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. She is currently the Chair of the Education and Research Committee and also a member of Sunnybrook's Quality Committee. Hilary is also Chair of the Board of Centennial College in Scarborough.

Hilary was educated in England and holds a Masters degree in Classics from Cambridge University.