Dr. Jennifer Ashton — Photos By: Jennifer Phang April 23, 2020 1:34PM EDT 1 of 5 Dr. Jennifer Ashton Chelsea Lauren/Variety/Shutterst ABC medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton has long been a fixture on our TV screens. However, now more than ever, the 51-year-old has been a constant source of comfort for Good Morning America viewers as she provides her expert opinion on issues relating to the coronavirus outbreak. Dr. Jen has not only been appearing on traditional media outlets, but she has garnered a massive social following, including 87,000 followers on Twitter, and 170,000 followers on Instagram. Dr. Jen is a gynecologist who refers to herself as ‘Your BFF Gyno’. She graduated from Columbia University in 1991 with a bachelor’s degree in art history, before she went on to receive her medical degree from Columbia in the year 2000. She also completed a master’s degree in nutrition at the Ivy League school in 2016. She has since gone on to specialize in women’s health as an Ob-Gyn, attempting to “break down the barriers” of uncomfortable conversations. “Affectionately referred to as your all-in-one ‘BFF’/Ob-Gyn, Dr. Jennifer Ashton marries an unparalleled medical background with an accessible ‘girl’s-girl’ attitude,” her website reads. Scroll through the gallery above to see more pics of the doctor! April 23, 2020, 12:35PM 2 of 5 Jennifer On ‘Good Morning America’ MediaPunch/Shutterstock Dr Jennifer Ashton appears on Robin Roberts’ 30th Anniversary episode of ‘Good Morning America’ on January 15 2020. April 23, 2020, 12:35PM 3 of 5 Jennifer Appears On ‘Good Morning America’ In March 2020 MediaPunch/Shutterstock Jennifer Ashton on ‘Good Morning America’ in March 2020. April 23, 2020, 12:35PM 4 of 5 Dr. Jennifer Ashton At The Variety Path to Parity Summit Michael Buckner/Variety/Shutters Dr. Jennifer Ashton on stage at the Variety Path to Parity Summit. She was a speaker at the Los Angeles event in June 2018. April 23, 2020, 12:35PM 5 of 5 Dr. Jennifer Ashton At The Variety Path to Parity Summit Michael Buckner/Variety/Shutters Dr. Jennifer Ashton stuns on the red carpet at the Variety Path to Parity Summit. She walked the red carpet in a black dress at the Los Angeles event in June 2018. April 23, 2020, 12:35PM Click to Subscribe to Get Our Free HollywoodLife Daily Newsletter to get the hottest celeb news.