Leonard Feldman, MD, FACP, FAAP, SFHM, a member of the Active Staff at Johns Hopkins Hospital, is an Assistant Professor in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics and a hospitalist in the Division of General Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He serves as the Program Director for the Johns Hopkins Med-Peds Urban Health Residency, as an Associate Program Director for the Osler Internal Medicine Residency, and as the Director of the General Medicine Comprehensive Consultation Service.
Dr. Feldman graduated with a BA in Political Science from Brown University and then received his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Feldman completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of North (UNC). He then served as chief resident in internal medicine at UNC.
As a hospitalist and a clinical skills specialist, Dr. Feldman has focused his research on consult medicine, safe transitions, on-line education, and systematic reviews. Other interests include patient education, urban medicine, evidence-based medicine, and quality improvement. He is the editor-in-chief for the Johns Hopkins Consultative Medicine Essentials for Hospitalists and an Associate Editor for the Journal of Hospital Medicine.
Dr. Feldman has participated as a co-investigator in 2 Evidence-Based Practice Center Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality reports: Systematic Review: Comparative Effectiveness and Safety of Oral Medications for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Systematic Review: Comparative Effectiveness and Safety of Premixed Insulin Analogues in Type 2 Diabetes. Both reports resulted in publication in the Annals of Internal Medicine. He is also the co-principal investigator for the Maryland sickle cell disease treatment demonstration project.
Board-certified in internal medicine and pediatrics, Dr. Feldman is a member of the Med-Peds Program Director's Association, the Association of Program Directors of Internal Medicine, the Society for General Internal Medicine, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the American College of Physicians (ACP), and the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM).
Dr. Feldman is a fellow of the AAP and the ACP and a senior fellow of SHM.
Feel free to contact Dr. Feldman at LF@jhmi.edu.