Erica Leonard

Erica Leonard, MD

Erica Leonard, M.D.

Palliative Care
Clinical Associate, Palliative Care

The GIM Division truly supports and cares about patient care, education and faculty development.


I am  committed to supporting patients and families as they navigate serious illness. I value learning about the stories and life experiences of my patients. I appreciate getting to focus on the whole patient as I work with them toward optimizing quality of life.

I am married and have two children.


  • Degrees
    • B.A. / University of Virginia 2001

    • M.D. / University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 2008

  • Residencies
    • Intern, Family Medicine / Swedish First Hill Medical Center 2008-2009

    • Resident, Family Medicine / Swedish First Hill Medical Center 2009-2011

  • Fellowships
    • Fellow, Hospice and Palliative Medicine / University of Alabama at Birmingham 2015-2016

  • Board Certifications
    • Board Certified / American Board of Family Medicine, 2013

    • Board Certified / Hospice and Palliative Medicine, 2016