Loren David Walensky ( age 52 years) is an American physician-scientist and pediatric oncologist at the Dana–Farber Cancer Institute since 2003 and a professor of pediatrics and Principal Investigator and Attending at the Dana–Farber/Harvard Cancer Center.
Loren graduated from Millburn High School in 1986. In 1990, Walensky completed a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Princeton University and a certificate in science policy from the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs. He was the valedictorian.
Walensky graduated from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine with a Ph.D. and M.D. in 1997. Walensky completed a residency in pediatrics and a fellowship in pediatric hematology-oncology at Dana-Farber and Boston Children’s Hospital.
In 2013, Walensky became director of the joint MD/PhD program at Harvard Medical School.
WIFE AND CHILDREN
Walensky married physician-scientist Rochelle Paula Bersoff(now Rochelle Walensky) in 1995. Both have three children together.
They are Jewish and members of Temple Emanuel in Newton, Massachusetts.
As of 2021, Walensky’s net worth is estimated at around $1- $5 million.