By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) – Governor Tom Wolf has named his nominee for Pennsylvania Physician General.READ MORE: Steelers Cornerback Joe Haden To Miss Cincinnati Bengals Game
Gov. Wolf named Dr. Denise Johnson as his nominee.READ MORE: Disease Management Areas Expanded After Chronic Wasting Disease Detected In Jefferson County
If confirmed, Dr. Johnson would succeed Dr. Wendy Braund, who served as interim Physician General after Dr. Rachel Levine left the position.MORE NEWS: Young Man Who Was Accidentally Invited To 'Grandma's' Thanksgiving As A Teen Celebrates 6th Year Of Dinner Together
Most recently, Dr. Johnson served as the Chief Medical Officer at Meadville Medical Center.