Joyce S. Leifer, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Administrative Assistant: Marilyn Cieri

Joyce Leifer is currently practicing as a part-time pediatric hospitalist with the Paul C. Gaffney Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine. As a clinician-educator, she enjoys teaching medical students and residents at the bedside, emphasizing comprehensive care of hospitalized patients with complex as well as straightforward medical illnesses. 

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow, 1986-Present

Education & Training

  • BA, Biology, Brandeis University, 1975
  • MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, 1980
  • Residency in Pediatrics, Bronx Municipal Hospital Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1980-1983
  • Chief Resident, Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, 1983-1984