Managing Director


Cynthia P. Barth is a Managing Director of Diversified Search.  Her practice focuses on senior leadership searches for executives and physicians in sectors of the healthcare industry including multi-institutional systems; academic medical centers; teaching and community hospitals; integrated delivery systems; managed care organizations; and long term care providers. Ms. Barth has extensive experience in working with search committees to identify accountabilities; to assess candidates against those accountabilities; and to facilitate and discipline the recruitment process.

Cynthia Barth joined Diversified in 1997 and has over 25 years of experience in retained search in the healthcare industry.  Previously she had been Vice President and Principal of Longshore + Simmons, a regional executive healthcare search and consulting firm.  She led the development of that firm’s physician executive search practice as well as in the development of a healthcare compensation consulting practice, focused on non-university teaching hospitals.  From 1974 until 1980, she held a faculty appointment at Hahnemann Medical College in physiology and biophysics.

MBA, Finance, The Wharton School, University of PennsylvaniaBA, Biology, Bryn Mawr College

Activities & Achievements
Member of the 2010 and 2013 National Women’s Club Crew Championship Dragon Boat Teams (1000M)

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