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Sherry Dunay Hilber - Short Bio
Sherry Dunay Hilber spent most of her professional career in television program and production. From 1989 until 1998, she was Director of Programming for the primetime entertainment divisions of ABC and CBS Entertainment. During this time, Sherry was the network point person for creative and management concerns for shows that included "Roseanne", "Home Improvement", "Coach" and "Cybill."

In 1998, Sherry formed Rx Laughter in an effort to integrate humor content into health care in a meaningful and credible way.

Begun as a research project focusing on comedy viewing for pediatric patients, Ms. Hilber has since expanded Rx Laughter into a worldwide charity that researches and implements humor interventions for people of all ages who are coping with serious emotional and physical illness and trauma.

As CEO, she designs the humor interventions and runs the financial, administrative, business and volunteer supervision facets of Rx Laughter.

A crucial part of her role as Founder is maintaining the high quality and clear vision of Rx Laughter.

Sherry has been featured in Worth.com, Cnn.com, and the Los Angeles Times regarding her views about the importance of more humanistic approaches to health care. She consults with hospitals and speaks about the importance of a more person-directed approach to health care.

Ms. Hilber has a BA in Communication Studies from UCLA. A native New Yorker, she now resides on the Big Sur coast in California.