Dr. Hyewon Lee is a pediatric dentist and public health strategist focused on policies and programs for children and pregnant women. She led and co-led the development of multiple policy resolutions, including the Declaration on Access to Oral Health for Children published by the World Federation of Public Health Associations. Before joining the DentaQuest Institute through the DSSF, she served as a policy analyst at the Department of Health and Human Services of the United States, Health Resources, and Services Administration. She was the agency lead for Healthy People 2020 Oral Health Chapter and was closely involved with the publication of Oral Health during Pregnancy: National Consensus Statement.
Dr. Lee graduated from the University of Maryland in Behavior Psychology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, and Johns Hopkins School of Public Health for her master in health communication. She is pursuing Doctor in Public Health in Health Policy at Johns Hopkins, focusing on health service research.