JoAnna Leyenaar


JoAnna Leyenaar
BSc, Nutritional Sciences
Guelph University
Guelph, Ontario, Canada
MD, McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
MPH, Harvard School of Public Health
Boston, MA
PhD  Student in Clinical & Translational Science


My research interests include optimizing systems of care and outcomes among hospitalized children, management of HIV in resource limited settings, and outcomes among orphans and vulnerable children in resource-limited settings.  My thesis addresses the comparative effectiveness of antibiotics for pediatric pneumonia management in the inpatient setting.

Apply to the Sackler School


The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development

June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research