Statesman.com just posted an article on Dr. Jennifer Walden and her recent nomination as a candidate for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 2016 Woman of the Year award. Dr. Walden is a current resident of Lost Creek, Texas. Dr. Walden is now included among a group of very prestigious community and business leaders who compete for the honor of receiving the award from The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society each year. Besides recognizing professional success, the exclusive award also involves fundraising for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to contribute to its mission of curing blood cancers as well as improving the quality of life for patients suffering from blood cancers. The award winners are determined by the man and woman nominees who raise the most funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society during the specified fundraising period. The local winners are then eligible to compete at the national level.
Dr. Walden is widely recognized for her status as a premier plastic surgeon in the Westlake Medical Center in Austin, Texas. Dr. Walden also has a satellite office for her practice located in Marble Falls, Texas. Based on her professional success and proven track record in the medial field, Dr. Walden is regularly consulted as a media commentator for ABC News, FOX News, E! and many other prestigious media outlets. She has also received numerous awards in the industry, including being named as one of Harper’s Bazaar’s 24 Best Beauty Surgeons in 2014.
In addition to speaking engagements, Dr. Walden has published a long list of journal articles on a variety of topics in the plastic surgery field. She graduated as the salutatorian of her class at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Before opening up her successful plastic surgery practice in Texas, Dr. Walden spent more than seven years working in New York City, where she specialized in research and trials related to silicone breast implants. She was first introduced to the New York medical scene during her residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch under the direction of Dr. Sherrell Aston at the Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital.