Dr. Henry Ting

World-renowned cardiologist Dr. Henry Ting joined Delta Air Lines in 2021 as the global brand’s S.V.P. and Chief Health Officer – a first for a U.S. airline. In his most recent role as Mayo Clinic’s enterprise Chief Value Officer, Dr. Ting provided vision and strategic leadership to enable Mayo Clinic to be the world’s most trusted health care system. Dr. Ting’s teams oversaw quality of care, patient safety, patient experience, and affordability.

Dr. Ting became familiar with Delta both as a long-time Medallion customer and, more recently, as a primary COVID-19 advisor who has helped shape Delta’s strategies for the pandemic. From testing and air quality to vaccines and analytics, Dr. Ting's expertise has positioned him as a key voice for Delta as we work to protect the health and safety of our people and customers and emerge stronger and better prepared for the future.

Taking care of our people has always been Delta’s top priority and is at the core of our values to focus holistically on our people’s wellbeing. By investing in our people’s resilience and wellbeing, we will be better able to care for each other and deliver elevated experiences for our customers. Dr. Ting leads Delta in reimagining our approach to health and wellbeing, utilizing new technologies, artificial intelligence, advanced analytics and innovative partnerships.  

In addition to his role at Delta, Dr. Ting serves as Adjunct Professor of Medicine at Emory University and Professor Emeritus at Mayo Clinic. He currently serves on the National Advisory Committee for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Board of Directors for National Quality Forum (NQF). Dr. Ting’s academic focus includes health services research and implementation science. He has lectured worldwide and authored over 200 journal articles, book chapters and publications. Dr. Ting received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Cornell University and doctorate of medicine from Harvard Medical School. He completed a master’s degree in Business Administration from University of St. Thomas and received a health care executive certification from Harvard Business School.