Photograph of Jennifer Jones-Vanderleest
Leadership Institute Faculty Facilitator

Jennifer Jones-Vanderleest works with NWCPHP as a faculty facilitator for the Northwest Public Health & Primary Care Leadership Institute.

Jennifer is an attending physician in Public Health - Seattle & King County Jail Health Services. Her clinical and teaching practice is focused on working with people who have been historically, highly marginalized. Prior to moving to Seattle she worked in a FQHC Health Care for the Homeless program, was faculty at the University of Arizona College of Medicine and served as the Medical Director of HIV/STD Services in the Pima County Health Department in Tucson, Arizona.

She is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Health Systems and Population Health.

Areas of Expertise: 
  • Primary care, public health and correctional health care intersectionality
  • Health care for incarcerated people
  • Health equity
  • Graduate medical education