Guest: Dr Leana Wen
Guest Bio: Leana Wen, M.D., M.S.c, is an emergency physician and Director of Patient-Centered Care Research at George Washington University. Inspired by her own childhood illness and then her mother’s long battle with cancer, Dr. Wen is passionate about guiding patients to advocate for better care. A noted physician, research, and patient advocate, she is the author of the best-selling book,When Doctors Don’t Listen: How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unnecessary Tests. http://drleanawen.com/
Dr. Wen discusses patient-centered care in her practice.
Health Professional Radio
Emily: You’re listening to Health Professional Radio. This is Emily, and my guest today is Dr. Leana Wen. She is the Director of the Patient-Centred Care Research Department of Emergency Medicine at the George Washington University, and she’s a patient advocate and speaker, and also co-author of a new book entitled, “When Doctors Don’t Listen: How to Avoid Misdiagnoses and Unnecessary Tests.” Dr. Wen, thank you so much for speaking with me today.
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