LECHAUNCY D. WOODARD, M.D., M.P.H.
Humana Institute Director
LeChauncy D. Woodard, M.D., M.P.H., is the Humana Institute Director and a University of Houston College of Medicine faculty member. Dr. Woodard is responsible for leading the Humana Institute’s mission and contributes to paving the future of research and innovation for the UH College of Medicine.
Dr. Woodard is nationally recognized for her extensive research geared towards understanding and medically serving diverse ethnic, socioeconomic, veteran and clinical populations. Her passion for exceptional health care is evidenced in her active contributions to medical journals, peer-review workshops, and published research in over 35 publications. Dr. Woodard’s track record of primary care research, teaching, and student mentorship highlight her ongoing passion for enabling the future of primary care providers with the latest advances in medicine to ensure their career success.
Dr. Woodard earned a B.A. from Texas A&M University and her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency and Primary Care Research at Baylor College of Medicine and earned a Master’s of Public Health at the University of Texas Health Science Center.