Dr. Johnson would succeed Dr. Wendy Braund, the interim Physician General.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

HARRISBURG (KDKA) – Governor Tom Wolf has named his nominee for Pennsylvania Physician General.

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Gov. Wolf named Dr. Denise Johnson as his nominee.

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If confirmed, Dr. Johnson would succeed Dr. Wendy Braund, who served as interim Physician General after Dr. Rachel Levine left the position.

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Most recently, Dr. Johnson served as the Chief Medical Officer at Meadville Medical Center.