David L. Bell, MD, MPH (he, him, his) is a professor in the Department of Pediatrics (College of Physicians & Surgeons) and in the Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health (Mailman School of Public Health) at Columbia University Medical Center. Since 1999, Dr. Bell has been medical director of the Young Men’s Clinic delivering primary care to adolescent and young adult males and advocating for the right of young men to have access to high quality and respectful services which includes attention to their sexual and reproductive health.
He is currently the President of the Society of Adolescent Health and Medicine. He also served on Mayor de Blasio’s Sexual Health Education Task Force. He is on the boards of the Partnership for Male Youth and Promundo Global.