Dr. Leana Wen's publications

Key Publications



Wen LS. Washington Post. We’re Retreating to a New Strategy on Covid-19. Let’s Call It What It is. May 13th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Six Flaws in the Arguments For Reopening. May 10th, 2020.

Wen LS. CNN. This is the Worst Possible Time to Try to Kill Obamacare. May 6th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. As States Reopen, Here’s How You Protect Yourself From the Coming Surge. May 5th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Imagine if the Coronavirus Briefings Went Like This. April 29th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Seven Things the Administration is Getting Wrong About Testing. April 22nd, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Three Key Issues Missing From Trump’s Guidance for Reopening the Country. April 17th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. The One Thing About Giving Birth During the Pandemic That I Did Not Anticipate.April 9th, 2020.

Wen LS. CNN. We Must Prepare for What’s Next: When We and Our Loved Ones Become Ill  March 31st, 2020.Wen LS. TIME. We’re Always Behind on Coronavirus. We Need to Start Planning Ahead to Beat It. March 27th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. It’s a Scary Time to be Pregnant, but I’m Still So Grateful. March 25th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Hospitals are Overwhelmed Because of the Coronavirus. Here’s How to Help. March 15th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Finger-Pointing Isn’t Going to Halt the Coronavirus. March 6th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. What President Should Have Said About Coronavirus. February 27th, 2020.

Wen LS. CNN. How to Get Prepared for the Spread of Coronavirus. February 27th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. The U.S. is Actually Doing a Great Job Fighting the Coronavirus Threat. February 20th, 2020.

Wen LS. USA Today. We Should Prioritize the Health and Safety of Doctors Fighting the Coronavirus Outbreak. February 13th, 2020.

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Coronavirus is a Concern, but Flu Takes More Lives. January 30th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Governments Need People’s Trust to Stop an Outbreak. Where Does That Leave Us? January 22nd, 2020.

Sadeghi N, Wen LS. The Hill. Where Women’s Health Care is Lacking, Women are Dying. January 10th, 2020.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Research on Gun Violence Shouldn’t Be About Politics. It’s About Public Health. December 20th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Making HIV Drugs Free Doesn’t Help People With No Access. December 8th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. The One Health Healthcare Word I Wish Democrats Would Say During Debates. November 21st, 2019.

Wen LS. TIME. American Women Are Dying. To Save Them, We Need to Depoliticize Women’s Health Care. October 24th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. How Should We Pay Tribute to Elijah Cummings? By Addressing Health Disparities for People of Color. October 21st, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Can We Please Stop Talking About Medicare-for-All? October 16th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. A Lot Went Wrong with the Tobacco Settlement. Let’s Not Make the Same Mistakes with Opioids. October 8th, 2019.

Wen LS. Self. As a Doctor and Mother, Here’s What I Wish People Knew About the Maternal Mortality Crisis. September 25th, 2019.

Wen LS. The Hill. Infrastructure Needed to Treat Addiction as Chronic Disease Doesn’t Exist. September 13th, 2019.

Wen LS. The New York Times. Why I Left Planned Parenthood. July 19th, 2019.

Wen LS. Newsweek. The Hyde Amendment is Ideology Dictating Health Care. July 10th, 2019.

Benjamin, G. Wen LS. The Hill. The Trump Administration’s Actions Undermine Our Health. July 8th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. My Miscarriage Has Made My Commitment to Women’s Health Even Stronger. July 6th, 2019.

Wen LS. Modern Healthcare. It’s Time to Regard Reproductive Healthcare as the Standard Healthcare It Is. June 8th, 2019.

Wen LS. ReWire. A State of Emergency in Missouri and Across Country. June 6th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Trump Owns This Attack on American Women. May 20th, 2019.

Shah N, Wen LS. The Hill. Women Today Are More Likely to Die in Childbirth Than Our Mothers. May 22th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. Trump Owns This Attack on American Women. May 20th, 2019.

Emmerich A,Wen LS. Refinery 29. For Women’s Health Week, Business Leaders Fight Back. May 17th, 2019.

Tong W, Wen LS. New Haven Register. Fight to Protect Title X is Far From Over. April 29th, 2019.

Wen LS. MTV. Healthcare is a Human Right: Sexual Healthcare is a Part of That. April 9th, 2019.

Wen LS. Glamour. Abortion Bans Are a Call to Action: Not a Reason to Give Up. March 29th, 2019.

Wen LS. USA Today. The Trump Administration’s Latest Attack Hurts All Americans. March 26th, 2019.

Wen LS. Washington Post. The Trump Administration Wants to Censor Doctors. February 28th, 2019.

Wen LS. ReWire. It’s Time to End the Global Gag Rule.February 7th, 2019.

Wen LS. Self. Before I was the President of Planned Parenthood, I Was Diagnosed with Cervical Cancer at a Routine Screening.January 28th, 2019.

Wen LS. Rolling Stone. On the Anniversary of Roe vs. Wade, We’re Still Fighting for Access to Safe, Legal Abortion.January 21st, 2019.

Wen LS. The New York Times. The Language in the Abortion Debate (LTE).January 15, 2019.

Wen LS. The Hill. Planned Parenthood Will Never Stop Fighting for Patients’ Lives.January 13th, 2019.

Wen LS. The Hill. Planned Parenthood Provides Health Care for Millions of Women in the U.S.—We Can’t Defund Them.December 12th, 2018.

Wen LS. Elle. The Trump Administration’s Proposed Rule Could Prevent Immigrants From Receiving Health Care.December 10t, 2018.

Wen LS. CNN. I Have Seen Too Many Preventable Deaths.November 27th, 2018.

Wen LS. The Hill. Suing the Trump Administration to Protect the ACA, Health, and the Economy.August 2nd, 2018.

Wen LS. The New York Times newsletter.Guest Column for Nick Kristof. July 15th, 2018.

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun.Trump’s Family Planning Dystopia.July 6th, 2018.

Wen LSand Gupta R. The Hill.A Solution the Opioid Epidemic from the Urban and Rural America Perspective.June 26th, 2018.

Weisman R and Wen L.Washington Post.One Easy, Cost-Free Thing Trump Can Do to Ease the Opioid Crisis. June 11th, 2018.

Behrle E, Choo S, Wen L.Modern Healthcare. Hospitals Can Fight the Opioid Crisis by Treating Addiction like the Disease That It Is. May 5th, 2018.

Pugh CE and Wen LS.Baltimore Sun.Baltimore City Brings Hospitals into the Fight Against Opioid Addiction.May 1st, 2018.

Wen LS.The Hill.Teen Pregnancy Prevention Suit Against HHS is a Huge Win for Baltimore City.April 30th, 2018.

Wen LS and Behrle E.The Hill.Baltimore City’s Real Solution to the Opioid Epidemic. April 17th, 2018.

Wen LS.Medium.Making Public Health Visible. April 2nd, 2018.

Wen LS.The Hill.Baltimore City is Suing Trump Administration Over Cuts to Teen Pregnancy Prevention.March 23rd, 2018.

Wen LS.The Hill. Trump’s Opioid Announcement Yesterday Was Deeply Troubling. March 20th, 2018.

Wen LS.The Hill. Sugary Drinks Are Causing Chronic Illnesses—We Need Policy Changes to Combat Them. February 26th, 2018.

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun. The Wrong Approach to Maryland’s Opioid Overdose Epidemic. February 28th, 2018.

Wen LSand Greenberg H. Daily Record. Affordable Prescription Drugs is a Human Right.February 8th, 2018.

Greenbaum A and Wen LS. Baltimore Beat. Eradicating HIV/AIDS in Baltimore City. February 7th, 2018.

Wen LS.STAT. Trump’s 49 Seconds on the Opioid Epidemic: 5 Questions From the Frontlines.February 1st, 2018.

Sarkar S, Fried M, Wen LS. Slate. When Social Needs are Medical Needs. January 9th, 2018

Wen LS. The Hill. President’s Trump’s ‘State of Emergency’—a Health Commissioner’s Perspective.October 28th, 2017.

Wen LS. National Public Radio. Learning to Care for My Newborn is a Humbling Experience.October 22nd, 2017.

Wen LS. The Hill. Five Questions for President Trump’s Big Announcement on Opioids. October 20th, 2017.

Wen LS. Center Maryland. Graham-Cassidy Health Care Proposal is Detrimental to the Nationa’s Health. September 21st, 2017.

Wen LS.The Hill. Declare a True State of Emergency.September 13th, 2017.

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun. An Immigrant’s Story.September 7th, 2017.

Wen LS.The Hill. How Many More Americans Must Die Before Trump Declares a State of Emergency?August 10th, 2017.

Wen LS. Center Maryland. Five Issues for the White House Opioid Commission to Address.August 1st, 2017.

Wen LS. Center Maryland. Senate Health Care Proposal Will Hurt the Health of Vulnerable Populations.June 22nd, 2017.

Wen LS.Center Maryland. How the Republican House Bill to Replace the ACA Will Harm Millions of Americans.May 4th, 2017

Wen LS.The New York Times. What Bullets Do To Bodies. June 15th, 2017.

O’Brien M, Wen LS.Baltimore Sun. Treating Overdose Like a Health Epidemic. May 17th, 2017.

Cummings E, Wen LS, Lindamood K. Baltimore Sun. Gutting Medicaid Will Hurt Generations to Come.May 14th, 2017.

Wen LS. Treat Opioid Addiction With Resources, Not Rhetoric. April 12th, 2017.

Wen LS. Center Maryland. Maryland Makes Progress in Treating Addiction as a Disease. April 11th, 2017.

Wen LS, Greenberg H. Daily Record. 4 Ways Trump’s Budget Would Hurt Baltimore’s Older Adults.March 23rd, 2017.

Wen LS. Stat News. The ACA Replacement Would Devastate America’s Health. March 22nd, 2017.

Wen LS. National Public Radio. I’m Pregnant. What Would Happen If I couldn’t Afford Health Care? March 11th, 2017.

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Six Reasons to Fight the ACA Replacement Plan. March 10th, 2017.

O’Brien M, Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Addiction is a Disease, and Treatment Works. March 4th, 2017.

Wen LS. Daily Record. Remove Red Tape to Save Lives.March 2nd, 2017.

Wen LS. Baltimore Business Journal. How Paid Sick Leave Can Save Lives. February 23rd, 2017.

Wen LS, Greenberg H. Baltimore Sun. Maryland Legislation Would Rein in Drug Costs. January 21st, 2017.

Wen LS. The Hill. A Health Commissioner’s Perspective: The ACA Safeguards Life.January 11th, 2017.

Wen LS. The Hill.A Health Wish-List for the President-Elect. December 11th, 2016.

Wen LS. Center Maryland. Fast Tracking Baltimore’s Fight Against AIDS. November 30th2016.

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. The Uncertain Path Ahead. November 29th2016.

Wen LS. Baltimore Business Journal. Why Glasses Can Create a Vision for Baltimore. November 23rd2016.

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Addressing Trauma in Baltimore. October 16th2016

September 26th2016.

Cummings E, Mitchell V,Wen LS.  The Washington Post. Let’s Improve Addiction Treatment in Maryland. September 16th2016.

Wen LS. The Hill. New FDA Labeling Can Save Lives. September 2nd2016.

Wen LS.The Afro. Blueprint for a Healthier Baltimore. September 1st2016.

Wen LS.Center Maryland. Blueprint for a Healthier Baltimore.September 1st2016.

Wen LS. Medium. How to Save 28,000 Lives a Year. August 31st2016.

Wen LS. New York Times. Treating Heroin Addicts: Letter to the Editor. August 6th2016

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun. Supporting Baltimore’s Seniors. August 5th2016

Wen LS. Daily Record. Hogan’s Withholding of Funds Could be Death Sentence for Some. August 5th2016

Wen LS. The Hill. The Congress of Public Health. July 13th2016

Wen LS. Center MD. The Case for Investing in the Public’s Health. July 12th2016

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. America’s Public Health Crisis: Gun Violence. July 1st2016

Wen LS. Big Cities Health Coalition. Blanket Prescription: How Every Citizen in Baltimore Can Now Save a Life from Opioid Overdose. June 28th2016.

Wen LS. Huffington Post. The Price of Congressional Inaction on Local Response to Zika. June 23rd2016.

Wen LS.Seattle Times. How Seattle Can Address Public Health Inequities. June 21st2016.

Wen LS. Huffington Post. Baltimore’s Model of Public Health Recovery and Resilience. June 17th2016

Wen LS.Moms Rising.Baltimore is One Step Closer to Passing Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Legislation.June 14th2016

Wen LS. Consumer Reports. A New Vision of True Health. June 2nd2016.

Wen LS.Moms Rising. Baltimore Residents Have the Right to Know the Truth About Sugary Drinks.June 2nd2016

Wen LSand Thornton G. Daily Record. Investing in Children’s Health is an Investment in Education.April 28th2016.

Wen LS.Huffington Post.The Citizen’s Guide to Better Health. April 25th2016.

Wen LS.Wall Street Journal. The Accidental Deadly Drug Prescription. March 30th2016.

Wen LSand Fry D.Baltimore Business Journal. Business and Health Care Must Be Linked. March 11th2016.

Wen LS.Daily Record. A Citizen’s Guide to Health.Feb 25th2016

Wen LS.Huffington Post. Repeal of federal ban on needle exchange: necessary but not sufficient.Feb 1st2016

Wen LS.National Public Radio.Young people surprised by risky synthetic drugs they considered safe. Jan 23rd2016

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun.Working toward a healthy Baltimore.Jan 15th2016

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun. Health warnings are needed now.Jan 14th2016

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Real danger in fake drugs.Nov 10 2015

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. City liquor board should safeguard residents’ health. Sept 29 2015

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Response, Recovery, and Rebuilding Baltimore.Aug 2 2015

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun.Heroin is a public health emergency.July 19 2015

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun.Food access is a basic human right. June 28 2015

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun.We can cure violence.June 5, 2015

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun.We can save lives now.May 24, 2015

Wen LS.Washington Post.A prescription for Baltimore’s health.May 22, 2015

Wen LS.National Public Radio.Triage and treatment: Untold stories from Baltimore’s unrest. May 4, 2015

Wen LS.Baltimore Sun. 100 days in Baltimore. April 28 2015

Wen LS. National Public Radio. A Lifesaving Medication That My Patient Didn’t Get in Time. April 10th, 2015.

Bruno R, Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Powdered Alcohol Should be Banned in Every State.April 8th, 2015.

Wen LS. Huffington Post. In Celebration of National Public Health Week. April 8th, 2015.

Wen LS, Czinn S, Dover D.Baltimore Sun. Vaccines Are Safe, Effective, and Life-Saving. February 13th, 2015.

Wen LS. National Public Radio. Why I Left the ER to Run Baltimore’s Health Department. January 15th, 2015.

Wen LS. Baltimore Sun. Geography Should Not Be Destiny. January 14th, 2015.

Wen LS.Washington Post.For Patients With Disabilities, Doctors Are Not Always Healers. October 27th, 2014.

Wen LS.National Public Radio.When Patients Read What Their Doctors Write About Them. August 17th, 2014.

Wen LS. Huffington Post.Going Beyond Band-Aid Care. August 5th, 2014.

Wen LS. National Public Radio.Heart of the Matter: Treating the Patient Instead of the Disease. June 25th, 2014.

Wen LS. Psychology Today.A Simple Act of Kindness. June 5th, 2014.

Wen LS. National Public Radio. Doctors’ Ignorance Stands In The Way For Care For the Disabled.May 17th, 2014.

Wen LS. TIME.5 Ways to Make Sure Your Doctor is Listening to You. April 21st, 2014.

Wen LS. Huffington Post. One Year After: A Tribute From an ER Physician. April 15th, 2014.

Wen LS. Women’s Health Magazine.5 Ways to Make Sure You’re Getting Individualized Care. March 21st, 2014.

Wen LS. Slate.Ten Types of Emergency Room Patients: How to Improve Your Care By Avoiding These Mistakes. March 18th, 2014.

Wen LS. National Public Radio.When Facts are Scarce, ER Doctor Turns Detective to Decide on Care. March 8th, 2014.

Wen LS. National Public Radio.When a Prescription for Pain Pills Becomes a Gateway to Addiction. February 15th, 2014.

Wen LS. The Uses and Abuses of CT Scans. The New York Times.February 6th, 2014.

Wen LS. Huffington Post.Can China’s Health Care Dystopia Become Our Future? February 8th, 2014.

Wen LS.Huffington Post.How My Book Tour Turned Into a “Listening” Tour. January 17th, 2014.

Wen LS. Women’s Health Magazine.Are You Getting Too Much Medical Care?January 3rd, 2014.

Wen LS. National Public Radio.Before the Prescription, Ask About Your Doctor’s Finances. December 14th, 2013.

Wen LS. Women’s Health Magazine.How a Doctor’s Gender May Affect Your Health. December 13th, 2013.

Wen LS. Psychology Today.To the Doctors: Why We Need to be Transparent With Patients. November 21st, 2013.

Wen LS. Huffington Post.How to Fight Fear and Restore Trust in Medicine. October 17th, 2013.

Wen LS. Kevin MD.How to Ensure You Receive the Right Amount of Care. October 3rd, 2013.

Wen LS. Women’s Health Magazine.What to Do When Your Mom is Diagnosed With Cancer.October 2nd, 2013.

Wen LS. Psychology Today. Goldilocks Medical Care: Not Too Little, Not Too Much. September 29th, 2013. 

Wen LS. Psychology Today.Are We Receiving Too MUCH Medical Care? September 13th, 2013.

Wen LS.Huffington Post. Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There! August 22nd, 2013.

Wen LS. Huffington Post.The Low-Tech Revolution to Health Care Reform. July 22nd, 2013.

Wen LS. Huffington Post.Rebranding ‘Patients’ as ‘Health Care Consumers’: Tread With Extreme Caution. July 12th, 2013.

Wen LS. Center for Advancing Health Forum. Choosing Hospitals Wisely (Is There Such a Thing?)July 11th, 2013.

Wen LS. Center for Advancing Health Forum.Traditional Research Leaves Out a Critical Stakeholder: Patients.June 13th, 2013.

Wen LS. Huffington Post.From a Young Doctor: A Tribute to Nurses. May 14th, 2013.

Wen LS. Philadelphia Inquirer.Treat Bomb Victims, Treat Thyself. April 29th, 2013.

Wen LS. National Public Radio. Boston ER Doctor Finds Marathon Memories Hard to Shake.April 25th, 2013.

Wen LS. The Health Care Blog.What the U.S. Can Learn from China’s Health Care Reform. March 18th, 2013.

Wen LS. PBS Next Avenue.10 Things You Should Bring to Your Doctor’s Appointment. March 11th, 2013.

Wen LS,Kosowsky, K. Doctors Don’t Listen.January 16th, 2013.


Sadeghi, NB,Wen LS. Health Affairs.After Title X Regulation Changes: Difficult Questions for Policymakers and Providers.2019; September.

Wen LS. Health Affairs.Innovation, Courage, and Social Justice: A Reflection on Baltimore and Look Forward to Planned Parenthood.2018; November.

Luangrath N and Wen LS. Poverty and Race Research Action Council. Treating Racism as a Public Health Issue.2018; June.

Sarkar S, O’Neill D, Wen LS. New England Journal of Medicine: Catalyst. Building Baltimore’s Accountable Health Community. 2017; June.

O’Brien ML, Wen LS. National Institute on Drug Abuse. Improving Access to Substance Use Disorder in Baltimore City.2017; February.

Wen LS, Goodwin KE, Coffin PO, Behar, E. NACCHO Exchange. Promoting Overdose Prevention Through Policy, Education and Outreach. 2016; Winter. 

Sarkar S, Wen LS.Health Affairs.Building a 21stCentury Health Department to Lead Baltimore’s Culture of Health.2016; November.

Wen LS.Health.Gov. Public Health 3.0: Recovery and Resilience in Baltimore City.2016; June.

Wen LSand Warren KE. Health Affairs Blog. Five Policy Questions on Addiction that Every President Candidate Must Answer. 2016; March.

Warren KE and Wen LS.Viewpoint: From Premed to Practice—The Role of Public Health Service in Medical Education.AAMC Blog.2015; November.

Warren KE and Wen LS.Breaking Down Health Silos From Baltimore to Aspen. Health Affairs Blog.2015; August.

Wen LS. BMJ Blogs. Announcing the Total Transparency Manifesto. 2013; October.

Wen LS. Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute.Clinicians and Patients as Vital Partners in the Research Process. 2013; September.

Wen LS. BMJ Blogs.Where to Begin the Conversation on Overdiagnosis. 2013; September.


Ruiz MS, O’Rourke A. et al… and Wen LS. Using Interrupted Time Series Analysis to Measure the Impact of Legalized Syringe Exchange on HIV Diagnoses in Baltimore and Philadelphia. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019; 82(suppl 2):148-54.

Choo S and Wen LS.Baltimore Citywide Engagement of Emergency Departments to Combat the Opioid Epidemic.American Journal of Public Health. 2018; 108(8): 1003-05.

Luangrath N and Wen LS. The Role of U.S. Mayors and Health Commissioners in Combatting Health Disparities.American Journal of Public Health. 2018; 108(5): 588-59.

Wen LSand Warren KE. Combatting the Opioid Epidemic: Baltimore’s Experience and Lessons Learned.J Public Health. 2018; 40(2): e107-111.

Warren KE andWen LS. Measles, Social Media, and Surveillance in Baltimore City.J Public Health. 2017; 3(1): e78-79.

Wen LS, Behrle BB, Tsai A. Evaluating the Impact of Affordable Care Act Repeal on America’s Opioid Epidemic.PLoS Medicine. 2017; 14(08): e1002380.

Gilbert SK, Wen LS, Pines JM. A Comparison of Perspectives on Costs in Emergency Care Among Emergency Department Patients and Residents. World J Emerg Med. 2017; 8(1): 39-42.

Warren KE, Tay S, Wen LS.The Role of Public Health in Combatting Synthetic Cannabinoid Use in Adolescents.J Adolesc Health. 2017; 60(5): 483-6.

Wen LS, Goodwin KE. Violence is a Public Health Issue. J Public Health Management Practice.2016; 22(6): 503-5.

Wen LS,Lloyd MC.Baltimore is Attacking the Roots of Violence With Public Health Measures—and Saving Lives.Scientific American. 2016; 315(5): 9.

Wen LS,Lloyd MC. Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain. JAMA.2016; 316(7): 774

Goodwin KE and Wen LS.Integration of Public Health into the Whole Community. Domestic Prep. 2016; July.

Wen LS.A New Vision of True Health.Consumer Reports. 2016; 81:52-7.

Warren KE, Tay S, Wen LS. Patient and Public Risks of Powdered Alcohol: A Citywide Case Study to Prevent Abuse.Ann Int Med.2016; 164: 685-6.

Reiter M, Wen LS,Allen BW. The Emergency Medicine Workforce: Profile and Projections. J Emerg Med. 2016; 50:690-3.

Khaldun JS, Warren KE, Wen LS. Baltimore’s Unrest: Perspectives from Public Health and Emergency Physician Leaders.Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2015; 22:1-3.

Martin JL, Wen LS.The Role of Public Health in Responding to and Recovering from Civil Unrest: Baltimore’s Experience. Health Secur.2015; 13(6)-390-5.

Wen LS, Warren KE, Tay S et al. Public Health in the Unrest: Baltimore’s Preparedness and Response after Freddie Gray’s Death. Am J Public Health. 2015; 105(10): 1957-9.

Wen LS,Sharfstein JM. Unrest in Baltimore: the Role of Public Health. JAMA. 2015; 313(24): 2425-6. 

Wen LS,Tucker S. What Do People Want From Their Healthcare?Journal of Participatory Medicine. 2015; 7:e10.

Bustos, Y, Castro, J,Wen LS, et al. Emergency Department Characteristics and Capabilities in Bogota, Colombia.Int J Emerg Med.2015; 8(10):79.

Wen LS, Espinola JA, Kosowsky JM et al. Do Emergency Department Patients Receive a Pathological Diagnosis? A Nationally-Representative Sample. West J Emerg Med. 2015; 16(1): 50-4.

Wen LS.A Simple Case of Chest Pain: Sensitizing Doctors to Patients with Disabilities. Health Affairs. 2014; 33(10): 1868-71.

Begala JP, Macheka ND, Abebaw H, Wen LS.Implementation of Medical Education Partnership Initiative: Medical Students’ Perspective.Acad Medicine.2014; 89(8 Suppl): S32-4.

Wen LS.Patients Can’t Trust Doctors’ Advice If We Hide Our Financial Connections With Drug Companies. British Medical Journal. 2014; 348:167.

Wen LS. The Card (Change of Shift).Annals of Emergency Medicine.2013; 63(3): 367.

Wen LS, Xun J, Steptoe AP, Sullivan AF, et al. Emergency Department Characteristics and Capabilities in Beijing. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2013; 44(6): 1174-9.

Wen LS, Baca J, O’Malley P, Bhatia K, Peak D, Takayesu JT. Implementation of Small Group Reflection Rounds at an Emergency Medicine Residency: A Pilot Study. CJEM. 2013; 15(3):175-7.

Jaklic B, Wen LS,Sullivan AF, Camargo CA Jr. A Profile of Emergency Departments in Slovenia. ISRN Emergency Medicine.2012; doi:10.5402/2012/461274.

Wen LS, Kosowsky JK, Gurrola E, Camargo CA Jr. Provision of Diagnosis at Emergency Department Discharge: A Pilot Study. Emerg Med J.2012; Oct 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Wen LS,Venkataraman A, Sullivan AF, Camargo CA Jr. National Inventory of Emergency Departments in Singapore. Int J Emerg Med.2012; 5(1):38-45.

Wen LS, Anderson PD, Stagelund S, et al. National Survey of Emergency Departments in Denmark. European Journal of Emergency Medicine.2012; Jun 2. [Epub ahead of print]

Wen LS, Geduld HI, Nagurney JT, Wallis LA. Perceptions of Graduates from Africa’s First Emergency Medicine Training Program. CJEM. 2012; 14(2): 97-105.

Wen LS, Oshiomogho JI, Eluwa GI, Steptoe AP, Sullivan AF, Camargo CA Jr. Characteristics and Capabilities of Emergency Departments in Abuja, Nigeria. Emerg Med J.2012; 29(10):798-801.

Wen LS, Nagurney JT, Geduld HI, et al. Procedure Competence Versus Number performed: a Survey of Graduate Emergency Specialists in a Developing Country. Emerg Med J.2012; 29(10):822-5.

Wen LS. Another Day, Another Code, Another Thank you(Change of Shift). Annals of Emergency Medicine.2012; 60(5):665.

Wen LS,Geduld HI, Nagurney JT, Wallis LA. Africa’s first emergency medicine training program at the University of Cape Town/Stellenbosch University: history, progress, and lessons learned. Acad Emerg Med. 2011; 18(8):868-71.

Wen LS, Char DM. Existing Infrastructure for the Delivery of Emergency Care in Post-Conflict Rwanda: an Initial Descriptive Study. Af J Emerg Med. 2011; 18(8): 868-71.

Wen LS, Nobel JA.A Case of a Young girl with Fever and Seizure. Acad Emerg Med. 2011; 18(11):e86-92.

Wen LS. “Old”(Change of Shift).Annals of Emergency Medicine.2011; 58(3):305-6.

Wen LS. In Remembrance. Acad Emerg Med.2011; 18(3):331-2.

Wen LS,Greysen SR, Keszthelyi D, Bracero J, de Ross PDG. Social accountability in health professional education. Lancet.2011; 378(9807): e12-13.

Wen LS. Phantom Leg Edema(Change of Shift). Annals of Emergency Medicine.Nov 2010; 56(5): 580-1.

Wen LS.Red Sox Cap(Piece of My Mind). JAMA.Oct 2010; 305(16): 1166-7.

Wen LS.All Quiet on Cambridge Street(Change of Shift). Annals of Emergency Medicine.Aug 2010; 56(2): 187.

Wen LS.Is the MD Enough? Humanizing Medical Education. AMA Journal of Ethics.Nov 2009; 11:904-908.

Mansfield PR, Lexchin J, Wen LSet al. Educating Health Professionals About Drug and Device Promotions: Advocates’ Recommendations.PLoS Med. Nov 2006; 11:e451.

Wen LS, McCoy C. Response to Interactions Between Pharmaceutical Representative and Doctors in Training: A Thematic Review. J Gen Int Med. Jan 2006; 21:103.