Lee Zwanziger, PhD

Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of the Commissioner, Office of Planning, Risk Communication Staff

Dr. Zwanziger has led the agency in two strategic planning efforts to ensure that the FDA is strategic in its risk communications and health literacy activities. Dr. Zwanziger most recently completed a year-long process of coordinating representatives from across the Agency to create a 3 year strategic plan for risk communications and health literacy. Dr. Zwanziger also serves as the FDA’s representative on the Health and Human Services (HHS) Health Literacy Working Group, collecting information on FDA’s health literacy work and sharing it with the larger HHS. Dr. Zwanziger is a tireless champion of health literacy, ensuring that health literacy remains visible and a priority at the FDA.