Gwen Crevensten, MD, is a hospitalist with the Academic Hospitalist Service and a physician project specialist in the Edward P. Lawrence Center for Quality and Safety focusing on transitions of care and reducing readmissions.
She attended medical school in Portland Oregon at Oregon Health & Science University before graduating from the Mass General Internal Medicine residency program in 2010.
Prior to medical school she received a B.S. in mechanical engineering from MIT, and a later an M.S. in biomedical engineering at UCSF. She has worked in the medical device industry as an engineer and project manager on projects including the design and manufacturing of pacemaker and defibrillator leads for Guidant Corporation and the design of a left ventricular assist device at Kriton Medical.
She is originally from Fairbanks, Alaska, and in her free time enjoys cross country skiing and canning.