Undergraduate School: Stanford University
Undergraduate Major: Biology, with Interdisciplinary Honors in International Security Studies
Medical School: University of California, Davis, School of Medicine
Residency: Pediatrics, Northwestern University
Additional Training: Emerging Leaders in Biosecurity Fellowship, 2017, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics
Accomplishments during residency: Member, American Academy of Dermatology Task Force on Drug Pricing and Transparency. Grand Rounds presentation on Regulatory Capture: Generic Drug Pricing in America. Seattle Children's Hospital Provider Grand Rounds on "The Promise and Perils of Genome Editing".
Hometown: Boulder, CO
Dr. Leifer’s interests include clinical dermatology, public health policy, access to medications, and the impact of emerging technologies on medical practice. In his free time, he enjoys reading novels, doing escape rooms, hiking, and biking.