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This fall, JLC is pleased to cohost its Speaker Series event with WUD Distinguished Lecture Series committee. We have the honor to have Dr. Leana Wen with us to talk about her personal leadership experience in Public Health.

Below is an introduction of Dr. Wen and her achievements:

Dr. Leana Wen is the Commissioner of Health for the City of Baltimore. An emergency physician and patient and community advocate, she leads the Baltimore City Health Department (BCHD), the oldest health department in the United States, formed in 1793. The author of the critically-acclaimed book When Doctors Don’t Listen: How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unnecessary Tests, Dr. Wen has given six popular TED and TEDMED talks on patient-centered care, public health leadership, and healthcare reform. Her TED talk on transparency in medicine has been viewed over 1.5 million times.

The registration Link is at:

This post was authored by Zonghao Zou on 11/27/2017.