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Cary McConnell Dougherty,, American hospital executive.


Dougherty,, Cary McConnell was born on July 17, 1946 in New Orleans. Son of Cary McConnell and Jean Percy (Highfill) Dougherty.


Bachelor of Science, Louisiana State University, 1969. Master in Public Health, Tulane University, 1975.


Assistant administrator Ochsner Foundation, New Orleans, 1974—1978. Administrator Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital, 1978—1982, Union Medical Center, El Dorado, Arkansas, 1982—1987. President Medical Center S Arkansas, since 1987.


President Men's Club St. Mary's Episcopal Church, El Dorado, 1983—1984. District committeeman DeSoto Area Council Boy Scouts America, since 1982. Member advisory committee Oil-Belt Vo-Tech School, El Dorado, since 1982.

Member residency advisory committee University Arkansas Medical School, since 1982. Vice president, board directors Union Medical Foundation, since 1983. Trustee South Arkansas Symphony, South Arkansas Development Council.

Member of Arkansas Shared Purchasing Association (board directors since 1984), L.R. Jordan Management Society, El Dorado Chamber of Commerce (trustee 1982-1984, since 1986), Arkansas Hospital Association, American Hospital Association, American College Hospital Administrators, Rotary.


Married Nancy Stuart Clark, March 31, 1990. Children: Jeannette Cary, Elizabeth Stewart, Cary McConnell.