Glenda Wrenn, MD

Director, Kennedy-Satcher Center for Mental Health Equity

Glenda Wrenn, MD, is currently Director of the Kennedy-Satcher Center for Mental Health Equity of the Satcher Health Leadership Institute. Dr. Wrenn has worked to develop integrated primary and behavioral health care demonstration sites in safety net systems of care and educational curriculum for the integrated, interprofessional Veteran’s Administration, Women’s Center of Excellence for Specialty Care in Atlanta. She currently oversees the Smart and Secure Children Quality Parenting Program and Integrated Care Leadership Program and their related research initiatives. Her other research interests include strengthening resilience in vulnerable populations, addressing the disparity in help seeking for post-traumatic stress disorder among African Americans, and culturally sensitive collaborative care models. She is also an Associate Professor for the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Morehouse School of Medicine.