Leslie Kernisan, M.D., M.P.H., Geriatrician, Geriatrician
Dr. Leslie Kernisan was a senior medical editor at Caring.com from 2009 to 2013, and now maintains a popular blog and podcast at BetterHealthWhileAging.net.
She also is a clinical instructor in the University of California, San Francisco, Division of Geriatrics. She trained in internal medicine and geriatrics at UCSF and is a graduate of Princeton University and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
Dr. Kernisan has a master's in public health from U.C. Berkeley and has completed postgraduate work in healthcare quality improvement and online health education. Her research on a popular quality of care measure was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association in 2009.