Leonard B Weiner, MD

Leonard B Weiner, MD
Appointed 10/01/72
5410 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-6331

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Pediatrics: Infectious Disease

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Pediatrics

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Harvard Medical School/Children's Hospital Medical Ctr., Boston, MA, 1970, Pediatric Infectious Disease
  • Residency: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1968
  • Internship: University of Pennsylvania Health System, 1964
  • MD: Tufts University School of Medicine, 1963

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric infections, immunizations, Pediatric HIV, new antibiotics

Education Interests

  • Training for Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellows

Research Interests

  • Clinical Research focusing on Pediatric and Adolescent Vaccine Trials, antiviral therapeutic trials and epidemiologic studies of pediatric respiratory viral infections. NIH-NIAID-CASG

Specialties & Certification

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Chronic Otitis Media
  • HIV Infection and AIDS
  • Immune Abnormalities

Treats

  • Adults and Children

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
  • St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

3/20/14 Mysterious polio-like illness affecting children in California

Research Abstract

Blatter M, Weiner L, Kennedy D, Bologa M:  Safety of Tetanus-Diphtheria-Acellular Pertussis (Tdap) Vaccine in Adults.  17th World Conference of Family Doctors, WONCA 2004.

Polak M, Weiner L, Cragin L, McLaurin K, Sorenson S, Groothuis J, Mahadevia P.  Cost-effectiveness of RSV Prophylaxis with Palivizumab after Valuing a Reduction in Recurrent Wheezing Among Preterm Infants 32-35 Weeks Gestation, American Academy of Pediatrics Conference, San FranciscoCA, 2007.

Suryadevara M, Moro MR, Rosenbaum P, Kika D, Ridell S, Shaw J.  Invasive community-acquired methicililn-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in children in upstate New York.  Pediatric Academic Societies, Honolulu HI, May 2008.

Moro MR, Contello K, Holz W, Weiner LB, Shaw J.  Subcutaneous (SCIG) veruss Intravenous (IVIG Immunoglobulin Replacement Therapy in a Pediatric Population with Primary Immunodeficiencies (PID).  Pediatric Academic Societies, Baltimore MD, May 2009.

Publications

Frankowski, BL, Weiner, LB, the Committee on School Health and the Committee on Infectious Diseases, AmericanAcademy of Pediatrics:  Head Lice.  Pediatrics, 2002;110:638-643.

Havens, PL and the Committee on Pediatric AIDS, AmericanAcademy of Pediatrics:  Postexposure Prophylaxis in Children and Adolescents for Nonoccupational Exposure to Human Immunodeficiency Virus.  Pediatrics, 2003;111(6):1475-1489.

Samkari A, Kiska DL, Riddell SW, Wilson K, Weiner LB, and Domachowske JB.  Dipylidium Caninum Mimicking Recurrent Enterobius Vermicularis (Pinworm) Infection.  Clin Pediatr, 2007.

 

 

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Sue Stearns, PhD

Sue Stearns, PhD
Associate Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology

Sue Stearns, PhD, is one of four faculty members who teach Gross Anatomy to first-year medical students at SUNY Upstate. Students routinely cite this course as a favorite.

Steven Youngentob, PhD

Steven Youngentob, PhD
Associate Dean of Basic Research and Graduate Studies

Steven Youngentob, PhD, is at the forefront of research into alcohol addiction.

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