Class of 2018
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician,
Children's National Health System
Throughout her years of working in pediatric emergency medicine, Lenore Jarvis has advocated for her patients, other pediatricians, and community partners. This work includes screening and intervening with vulnerable patients.
During PLS, Jarvis focused on providing universal postpartum depression screenings to mothers who brought their infants to the emergency department. To create a lasting impact, Jarvis continues to collaborate with social workers and community stakeholders to support mothers who screen positive for postpartum depression and ensure that patients receive quality health care.