Emily Wang, MD, MAS

Evaluation Director and Co-founder, Transitions Clinic program
New Haven, CT

Emily Wang is an internist with a longstanding clinical and research interest in patients with a history of incarceration. She has developed expertise in training former prisoners to become community health workers and researchers through community based participatory research methods. She is also an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Yale University where her research explores incarceration as a risk factor for cardiovascular disease and how correctional facilities can be a meaningful point of intervention to reduce the risk of disease in the community. Dr. Wang has a BA from Harvard University, an MD from Duke University, and a MAS from the University of California, San Francisco.