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Dr. Leana Wen

Dr. Leana Wen
Mario Sorrenti and Flor Farrell

Dr. Leana Wen is an emergency physician, public health professor at George Washington University, and nonresident senior fellow at the Brookings Institution. She is also a contributing columnist for the Washington Post and a CNN medical analyst. Previously, she served as Baltimore’s health commissioner, where she led the nation’s oldest continuously operating public health department. She is the author of the patient advocacy book, When Doctors Don’t Listen: How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unnecessary Tests. Dr. Wen lives with her husband and their two young children in Baltimore.

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Leana Wen
Henry Holt and Co.
Metropolitan Books

From medical expert Leana Wen, MD, Lifelines is an insider's account of public health and its crucial role—from opioid addiction to global pandemic—and an inspiring story of...

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Available 07/27/2021


When Doctors Don't Listen

Leana Wen, M.D., and Joshua Kosowsky, M.D.
St. Martin's Publishing Group
St. Martin's Griffin

In this examination of the doctor-patient relationship, Drs. Wen and Kosowsky argue that diagnosis, once the cornerstone of medicine, is fast becoming a lost art, with grave consequences....

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