Jack Buffington

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Assistant Professor of the Practice in Supply Chain Management
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What I Do

Jack Buffington is the Director of the Supply Chain Program at the University of Denver. His professional and research experience is focused on supply chains, globalization, and the future of sustainability and healthcare worldwide.  Jack is called upon by corporations, governments, universities and policy thinktanks worldwide in identifying root cause problems and potential solutions.  He is currently working on interdisciplinary initiatives in the US, EU, China and India on some of the most pressing issues relating to business and public policy.  His current book is titled, “Reinventing the Supply Chain: A 21st Century Covenant to America”, and next year, Jack will release his book addressing a paradigm shift and solutions to address the world’s environmental challenges.  In the Spring of 2023, Buffington announced a partnership in China to improve the effectiveness of their hospital systems.