Respected longtime Washington Area HIV Specialist to see patients at
AHF’s Temple Hills, Maryland Healthcare Center and its Benning Road, NE,
WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF)
today announces that Leleka Doonquah, MD has joined its
team in the Greater Washington D.C. area. She will be serving patients
at AHF’s Healthcare Centers at Benning
Rd in Northeast Washington DC (1647 Benning Road, NE, Suite #303,
Washington, DC 20002) and at AHF’s
Temple Hills Healthcare Center in Prince George’s County, Maryland
(4302 Saint Barnabas Road, Suite B, Temple Hills, MD 20748).
Dr. Doonquah is a graduate of Mount Saint Mary’s College in Los Angeles
and received her medical degree from Howard University School of
Medicine in Washington D.C. She has served as a physician at Howard
University Hospital, Family and Medical Counseling Services, Inc. in
Washington and Maryland, Greater Baden Medical Services, Inc. in Prince
George’s County and Prince George’s County Health Department.
“Dr. Doonquah brings over 20 years of dedicated service to the HIV
response in a community that has one of the highest HIV burdens. AHF is
excited to have someone of her caliber and skill join our team,” said Dr.
Robert Heglar, chief of medicine for AHF’s Southern Bureau.
“I am excited to be here and join such a caliber organization as AHF to
continue working in HIV in the highly affected areas of Washington, D.C.
and Maryland,” said Dr. Doonquah.
Dr. Doonquah began seeing patients at Temple Hills, Maryland Health Care
Center and the Benning Rd. NE Healthcare Center effective January 9th.
“As AHF continues to expand our operations in the U.S. and
internationally, we are honored when we can have experienced and
highly-regarded HIV specialists like Dr. Doonquah join our family to
provide exceptional care to our patients,” said Michael Kahane,
Chief of AHF’s Southern Bureau. “Dr. Doonquah’s appointment is also
significant for AHF because it allows us to continue to leverage our
local presence and expand our services to areas of greatest need in the
Greater Washington D.C. area.”
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS
organization, currently provides medical care and/or services to over
678,000 individuals in 38 countries worldwide in the US, Africa, Latin
America/Caribbean, the Asia/Pacific Region and Eastern Europe. To learn
more about AHF, please visit our website: www.aidshealth.org,
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