Richard Besser, MD

Richard Besser, MD, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey. He has served as chief health and medical editor of ABC News, acting director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and managed the CDC’s public health emergency preparedness and emergency response activities. He is also author of Tell Me the Truth, Doctor: Easy-to-Understand Answers to Your Most Confusing and Critical Health Questions.


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