“Glenn is a trusted source of health education and health literacy in our community. He is committed to advancing and distributing medical knowledge to all. He is a true leader in the field.”
Meet Glenn Ellis
GLENN ELLIS Sr. is a medical ethicist, researcher, lecturer and president of Strategies for Well-Being, LLC., a global consultancy that specializes in health education, equity, disparities, advocacy, policy and communication. Ellis is particularly interested in the ethical protection of rights for patients in medical care and clinical research.
Ellis has authored and co-authored papers in the American Journal of Public Health, American Journal of Academic Medicine, the Journal of Philosophy and Ethics and the Journal of Healthcare, Science and the Humanities. He is also the author of Which Doctor? (2006) and Information in the Best Medicine (2012). In addition to a weekly, nationally syndicated health column, he also hosts a weekly public health program on Philadelphia’s WURD Radio. He is a frequent commentator on WDAS-FM in Philadelphia, KSYB – AM Shreveport, LA, and KJLH-FM in Los Angeles.
Ellis has presented at scientific, academic and health conferences across the United States, as well as Belgium, Cuba, Germany, Italy, Kenya, the Netherlands, South Africa, Ukraine and more. He was did Undergraduate studies as a Pre-Med student at the University of Pennsylvania. Ellis is a Certified Health Care Ethicist (CHCE) from the Institute of Clinical Bioethics at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and completed his Master of Public Health (MPH) at the University of Liverpool.
What Others Are Saying
“Mr. Ellis, the advocacy work that you do is essential in assuring the general public is aware and appropriately informed about the historical and contemporary issues impacting on individual, group, community and population health. Your ability to translate seemingly, complex analyzes into action for “everyday” people is extraordinary, in times such as these. Thank you!”
Director, National Center for Bioethics in Research and Health Care Tuskegee University
“Mr. Ellis brings a unique and holistic perspective to the national conversation on equality in health care access and benefits coverage. He is an ardent voice for the consumer.”