Wendy Shen, MD, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine
Medical Director, Family Medicine Clinic
Director Obstetrical Services

Contact Information

Office: 01292-B Pomerantz Family Pavilion
Iowa City, IA 52242


MD, Medicine, Beijing Medical University, Beijing, China
PhD, University of Minnesota, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics, Minneapolis, MN

Post Doctoral Fellow, University of Virginia Department of Internal Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
Fellow, University of Iowa Infectious Disease Training Program
Fellow, Department of Internal Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Resident, Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa

Licensure and Certifications

Certified NEXPLANON® trainer, Merck Clinical Training Program
Instructor, Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
American Board of Family Practice (Board certified continuously since 2005)
Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine

Research Summary

Chronic Disease Management Group; Teaching clinic efficiency to learners and clinicians


Shen, W., Wilbur, J. (2016). Allergy and Immunology. In Graber and Wilbur's Family Medicine Examination and Board Review. (4), pp. 131-139. McGraw-Hill Education.

Shen, W., Wilbur, J. (2016). Hematology and Oncology. In Graber and Wilbur's Family Medicine Examination and Board Review. (4), pp. 173-199. McGraw-Hill Education.

Shen, W., Graber, M. A. (2006). Dermatology. In University of Iowa Family Medicine Handbook. (5th Edition), pp. 735-56. Mosby.