Name: Gloria Wilder
Organization: Core Health
What Makes The Person A Game Changer: Gloria A. Wilder, M.D., M.P.H. is a nationally recognized leader and expert in poverty and economic segregation in healthcare. She founded Core Health in 2005. Growing up in the impoverished community of Brooklyn NY, Dr. Wilder’s mission is to end the injustice of poverty and to provide fair opportunity for competitive advancement regardless of socio-economic status throughout our nation. As an award-winning pediatrician, she advanced progressive change through the use of mobile medical units and models of community social investment. Dr. Wilder volunteers her time and expertise as a pediatrician at safety net clinics throughout the DC region. In 2006, she was appointed by the DC Superior Court to serve on the DC Access to Justice Commission, and she currently serves on the health policy board for the Centene Corporation.
To learn more information about Dr. Gloria Wilder, visit http://www.corehealthdc.com/