Leila Ali-Akbarian, MD, MPH

Degrees: 
MD-MPH: dual degree program, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson
BS General Biology, minor Math/Physics/Chemistry, University of Arizona - Tucson
Residency: 
University of Arizona Alvernon Family Medicine Residency
Fellowship: 
University of Arizona Integrative Medicine Fellowship
Interests: 
  • Chronic disease - cancer integrative medicine
  • Palliative care/end-of-life
  • Physician wellness prevention & wellness – prevention of cancer recurrence
  • Link to publications on PubMed
Academic / Professional Bio: 

Dr. Ali-Akbarian has been active in the area of cancer prevention and women’s health. Her areas of research are in patient navigation and cancer survivorship, and advanced care planning.

Honors and Awards: 
Philip Dew Award for Excellence in Primary Care, University of Arizona, College of Medicine - Tucson 2006
Board Certifications: 
American Board of Family Medicine