John P. Leonard, MD

John P. Leonard, MD Specialties: Hematology-Oncology, Medical Oncology

John P. Leonard, MD
Specialties: Hematology-Oncology, Medical Oncology
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520 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021
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About John P. Leonard, MD

POSITION:The Richard T. Silver Distinguished Professor of Hematology and Medical OncologyProfessor of MedicineVice-Chairman, Department of MedicineAssociate Dean for Clinical Research, Weill Cornell Medical CollegeAttending Physician, New York Presbyterian HospitalDirector, Joint Clinical Trials Office, Weill Cornell Medical College and New York Presbyterian HospitalEDUCATION:M.D. - University of Virginia School of Medicine, 1990B.A. - Johns Hopkins University, 1986 PROFESSIONAL TRAINING:Fellow, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Medicine, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, 1993 - 1996Intern and Resident, Department of Medicine, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, 1991-1993 PRIOR POSITIONS HELD:Associate Professor of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University 2004 - 2007Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 1997 - 2004Chief Resident, Department of Medicine, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center, 1996 - 1997 HONORS AND AWARDS:Elected Member, American Society of Clinical InvestigationElected Member, American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology Subspecialty Board CommitteeEllen Glesby Cohen Leadership Award, Lymphoma Research FoundationIncumbent, Richard T. Silver Distinguished Professorship of Hematology and Medical OncologyChief Medical Resident, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical CenterMedical Housestaff Program Director's Award, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical CenterOutstanding Medical Student Award, Medical Alumni Association, University of Virginia School of MedicineRaven Society, University of Virginia"Top Doctors," New York Metro Area (Castle Connolly Guide) 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 (New York Magazine) PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS (PAST OR PRESENT):Editorial Board, BloodEditorial Board, Journal of Clinical OncologyScientific Editor, Cancer DiscoveryAmerican Society of HematologyAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology SELECTED OTHER PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES (PAST OR PRESENT):Chair, Lymphoma Committee, Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology, National Cancer Institute - National Clinical Trials NetworkMember, Lymphoma Steering Committee, National Cancer InstituteMember, Hematology Subspecialty Board, American Board of Internal MedicineChair, Scientific Advisory Board, Lymphoma Research FoundationBoard Member, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, New York City ChapterMember, Government Affairs Committee, American Society of HematologyMember, Communications Committee, American Society of HematologyMember, Scientific Committee on Lymphoid Neoplasia, American Society of HematologyMember, Advisory Committee, International Conference on Lymphoid Malignancies, Lugano SwitzerlandMember, Clinical Advisory Committee, World Health Organization Classification of Lymphoid MalignanciesChair, Hematologic Malignancies Staging System Project 8th Edition, American Joint Commission on Cancer  INVITED LECTURES:American Society of HematologyAmerican Society of Clinical OncologyEuropean Hematology AssociationJapan Society of HematologyChemotherapy Foundation SymposiumSociety for Biological TherapyInvited lectures at numerous other national and international meetings/symposia and academic centers including Mayo Clinic, MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Virginia, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, University of North Carolina, Tufts Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Weill Cornell Medical Center

Expertise

  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

  • Hematologic Malignancy

  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma

  • Lymphoma

  • Multiple Myeloma

Education

  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Hematology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology

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Awards

  • "Top Doctors," New York Metro Area (Castle Connolly Guide) 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 (New York Magazine)
  • Chief Medical Resident, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
  • Elected Member, American Board of Internal Medicine, Hematology Subspecialty Board Committee
  • Elected Member, American Society of Clinical Investigation
  • Ellen Glesby Cohen Leadership Award, Lymphoma Research Foundation
  • Incumbent, Richard T. Silver Distinguished Professorship of Hematology and Medical Oncology
  • Medical Housestaff Program Director's Award, New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center
  • Outstanding Medical Student Award, Medical Alumni Association, University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Raven Society, University of Virginia

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