Dr. Jill Biden responds after op-ed called for her to drop ‘doctor’ from name “One of the things I’m most proud of is my doctorate,” Biden said.
Dr. Jill Biden, who will become first lady in January, has responded for the first time publicly to a Wall Street Journal op-ed that called on her drop the “doctor” title from her name because she is not a medical doctor.
unless he has delivered a child,” wrote Epstein, who began the piece by addressing Biden as “Madame First Lady — Mrs. Biden — Jill — kiddo.”
In addition to her doctorate, Biden, who has been an educator for more than three decades, has two master’s degrees, according to her official White House biography.
Thanks WSJ for the nudge,” wrote Dr. Laura Scherer, an assistant professor at the University of Colorado Medical School.