Dr Leana Wen, health commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department, in a file image from 2015. Wen will be the new head of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Photo: TNS Dr Leana Wen, health commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department, in a file image from 2015. Wen will be the new head of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Photo: TNS
Dr Leana Wen, health commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department, in a file image from 2015. Wen will be the new head of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Photo: TNS
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Chinese-born doctor Leana Wen, whose family received asylum in US, is new head of Planned Parenthood

Wen has been Baltimore’s health commissioner since 2014, and is the first doctor to head Planned Parenthood in five decades

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Dr Leana Wen, health commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department, in a file image from 2015. Wen will be the new head of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Photo: TNS Dr Leana Wen, health commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department, in a file image from 2015. Wen will be the new head of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Photo: TNS
Dr Leana Wen, health commissioner for the Baltimore City Health Department, in a file image from 2015. Wen will be the new head of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Photo: TNS
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