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Dr. Rachel Levine confirmed as Physician General

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HARRISBURG, Pa —  The State Senate has confirmed Dr. Rachel Levine as the state’s new Physician General.

Dr. Levine is the first transgender person to be appointed to a governor’s cabinet in Pennsylvania. Levine spent nearly 20 years working at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. She served as the Chief of the Division for Adolescent Medicine and Easting Disorders.