Jeff Dunifon is Privacy Counsel for Zimmer Biomet, where he helps lead the company’s privacy program. Dunifon has extensive experience in privacy and data security, and began his privacy career in the US Department of Health and Human Services – Office for Civil Rights (HHS-OCR). While at HHS-OCR, Dunifon managed investigations implicating HIPAA’s Privacy, Security, and Breach Notification Rules and negotiated mandated corrective actions. Following his time at HHS-OCR, Dunifon worked for a pair of global law firms in Chicago and New York in their Chambers-ranked privacy practices. While in private practice, Dunifon advised a wide range of clients on compliance with US federal and state privacy and data security requirements, as well as international data protection requirements.