Leslie Kernisan, M.D., Geriatrician
Dr. Leslie Kernisan is a senior medical editor at Caring.com and a clinical instructor in the University of California, San Francisco, Division of Geriatrics. She provides housecalls and geriatric consultations in San Francisco. She trained in internal medicine and geriatrics at UCSF and is a graduate of Princeton University and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. She's also a member of the American Geriatrics Society.
Dr. Kernisan has a master's in public health from U.C. Berkeley and has completed postgraduate work in epidemiology, biostatistics, and healthcare quality improvement. Her research on a popular quality of care measure was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association in 2009.