Wendy Allen graduated from the University of Illinois Nurse-Midwifery program in 2002. Since that time, she worked in a variety of settings, including a family planning clinic, a small private practice, a large midwifery group practice and, most recently, the University of Chicago. She enjoys providing woman-centered care for adults, teens and adolescents and has an interest in well-woman care as well as prenatal care. She prioritizes listening intently to what each woman says, to help her establish her individual health goals. In her spare time she enjoys her family, hiking and reading.