Dr. Wells is a graduate of Harvard University, the George Washington University Medical School, and the NIH/Duke Masters in Clinical Research program, and she completed her pediatrics and neurology training at Children's National, with a special focus in neuro-oncology. She is the Medical Director of Inpatient Neurology, emphasizing safety and quality.
Dr. Wells serves as a pediatric neurologist in the Brain Tumor Institute and co-leads the brain tumor long term survivors' clinic. Her research investigates neurologic effects of cancer treatment. Dr. Wells also directs a multidisciplinary clinic and associated research program for paraneoplastic and nonparaneoplastic autoimmune encephalitis and is co-leading national efforts to develop standardized outcome measures and better treatments.