Leana Wen, M.D. appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
The latest information on the omicron variant with Dr. Leana Wen as relevant science, guidance, and global policy continues to develop.
Monday, October 18, 2021
Leana Wen, emergency physician and professor at George Washington University, discusses what public health tools it will take to finally end the pandemic.
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Dr. Leana Wen talks keeping kids safe from COVID-19.
Monday, August 02, 2021
Dr. Leana Wen talks about her new book, Lifelines: A Doctor's Journey in the Fight for Public Health.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Dr. Leana Wen joins to discuss the sense of urgency to vaccinate young children and the threat of the Delta variant.
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
Dr. Leana Wen joins to discuss the latest vaccine news and what it means for families this summer.
Friday, April 09, 2021
Dr. Leana Wen offers her perspective on how to re-frame vaccine passports so they are less divisive, and more on where we are in the pandemic.
Friday, March 12, 2021
Breaking down the latest COVID news with the help of Leana Wen M.D.
Monday, January 04, 2021
CNN medical analyst Dr. Leana Wen discusses the latest COVID numbers and vaccine news following the holidays.
Tuesday, December 01, 2020
Are we going to see a rise in cases after Turkey Day?
Thursday, November 05, 2020
Emergency physician Leana Wen talks the coronavirus' third wave and what needs to be done to get it under control.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
We consider the political responses -- Democratic and Republican -- to the pandemic.
Tuesday, September 22, 2020
How the pandemic is affecting how we cast our votes and which candidate we choose.
Thursday, September 17, 2020
Health experts say it's safer to go to a protest than a Trump rally -- and not just because the rallies are held indoors.
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Dr. Leana Wen on the rise of Covid-19 cases around the country, and how New York may respond.
Friday, June 05, 2020
We look at the health side effects of protests, especially during the coronavirus pandemic, and preview New York City entering phase 1 of its re-opening.
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
As all states move to reopen, Dr. Leana Wen argues that the nation needs to aim for harm reduction.
Sunday, September 02, 2018
Baltimore Health Commissioner Leana Wen had long worked to encourage breastfeeding. When she became a mother, she experienced just how challenging it could be.
Saturday, March 11, 2017
Prenatal care costs more than $10,000 on average. Dr. Leana Wen wonders what choices she would make if she didn't have health insurance to cover that, and how those choices would affect her baby.
Saturday, January 23, 2016
My 14-year-old patient grabbed my hand and told me that he was going to die.
Just seconds before, the nurse had wheeled him into the resuscitation room. His blood pressure and heart rate were more than twice the normal levels. He was pale, clammy and gasping for breath.
The nurses ...