Leana Wen

Attending Physician & Director of Patient Centered Care Research, Department of Emergency Medicine at George Washington University - The School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Leana Wen

Leana Wen

Attending Physician & Director of Patient Centered Care Research, Department of Emergency Medicine at George Washington University - The School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Biography

Dr. Leana Wen is the President and CEO of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Planned Parenthood is the nation’s leading provider of sexual and reproductive health care and education. As a national health care organization with over 600 health centers and a presence in all 50 states, Planned Parenthood provides vital community health care to nearly 2.5 million women, men, non-binary people, youth, and families every year. One in five American women have been patients at Planned Parenthood. Dr. Wen is the first physician to lead Planned Parenthood in nearly 50 years and its first AAPI president. She is an immigrant, a practicing ER doctor, a public health leader, and a passionate advocate for reproductive health and rights. Previously, she served as the Health Commissioner for the City of Baltimore, where she led the nation’s oldest continuously operating health department to fight the opioid epidemic, treat violence and racism as public health issues, and improve maternal and child health. She is on the faculty of George Washington University School of Medicine and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. When she’s not working, Dr. Wen is spending time with her one-and-a-half year son, Eli.

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Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc.

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Chief Medical Officer at Accolade, Inc.

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Vice President for Health Affairs & Dean, School of Medicine & Health Sciences at George Washington University

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Co-Founder at Accolade, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Accolade, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Accolade, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Accolade, Inc.

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Director, Division of Health Services & Epidemiology at University of Washington - School of Medicine

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Chief Medical Officer at Aspire Health, Inc.

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Chief Medical Officer at Regency Hospital Company LLC

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Vice Provost of Planning & Programs at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - College of Medicine

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Leana Wen
Attending Physician & Director of Patient Centered Care Research, Department of Emergency Medicine at George Washington University - The School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Education
MSc Modern Chinese Studies
Class of 2009

Oxford is a collegiate university, consisting of the central University and colleges. The central University is composed of academic departments and research centres, administrative departments, libraries and museums. The 38 colleges are self-governing and financially independent institutions, which are related to the central University in a federal system. There are also six permanent private halls, which were founded by different Christian denominations and which still retain their Christian character.

Attendee

A leader in medical research, teaching and patient care, Washington University School of Medicine is currently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. The School’s 2,100 employed and volunteer faculty physicians and clinicians -- known as Washington University Physicians -- are also medical staff members of Barnes-Jewish and St. Louis Children’s hospitals. The clinical practice group provides care to more than 430,000 children and adults at 49 clinical sites annually. Together, the institutions located on the Washington University Medical Center campus employ more than 21,000 clinicians, scientists, residents, fellows, administrators and support staff.

Career History
Attending Physician & Director of Patient Centered Care Research, Department of Emergency Medicine
Current

George Washington School of Medicine & Health Sciences founded in 1825, the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences is the 11th oldest medical school in the country and the first in the nation’s capital. Since its establishment, the school has been at the forefront of medical education, and has grown to include highly-ranked programs in the health and biomedical sciences. With dozens of top-tier residency programs, SMHS is a competitive and esteemed destination for medical school graduates across the country.

President
2018 - 2019

Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. operates as a non-profit organization that offers reproductive health care information and services. It provides trusted community health care, leads reproductive health and rights movement,informs and educating the community, and advances global health. The company was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Contributing Columnist-Opinions
2020 - Current

WP Co. LLC publishes newspapers. The company was founded by Stilson Hutchins on December 6, 1877 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Boards & Committees
Member, Medical Advisory Board
2014 - Current

Accolade, Inc. is an emerging growth company, which engages in the provision of personalized, technology-enabled solutions through a technology platform. It offers Accolade Total Benefits and Accolade Total Care. Accolade Total Benefits focuses on member benefits engagement and Accolade Total Care help guides members to healthcare providers. The company was founded by Thomas K. Spann and J. Michael Cline in 2007 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

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