John P. LeonardMD
John P Leonard, MD, is the Richard T Silver Distinguished Professor of Hematology and Medical Oncology and Associate Dean for Clinical Research at the Weill Cornell Medical College. He is Vice Chairman for Clinical Research of the Department of Medicine and Associate Director of the Cancer Center at Weill Cornell Medical College and New York Presbyterian Hospital, where he also serves as Attending Physician, Chief of the Lymphoma Service and Director of the Joint Clinical Trials Office in New York City. He received his medical degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, and completed his residency in medicine at New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.
Dr Leonard completed a fellowship in hematology and oncology at Cornell, and served as chief medical resident at New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center. His primary research interest is in the development of novel therapeutic strategies for the treatment of lymphoma and related hematologic malignancies.