Dr. Charlene Wong, MD MSHP is an adolescent medicine pediatrician and health services researcher.  Her clinical and research expertise is in working with adolescents and young adults to improve their health and well-being. She studies health-related behavior change and health engagement, leveraging principles from behavioral economics, employing youth- and person-centered research methodologies, and informing health policy.   She is an assistant professor at Duke University in the Department of Pediatrics, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy, and Duke Clinical Research Institute. She is the Program Director in the Duke Children's Health & Discovery Initiative for health behaviors and needs research and is the Associate Program Director for the National Clinical Scholars Program at Duke.  Prior to joining Duke, she completed her adolescent medicine and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars fellowships at the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Authored by Charlene Wong, MD, MSHP