Leesha K. Hoilette, M.D., M.S.

Leesha K. Hoilette, M.D., M.S.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Research Bio

Dr. Hoilette's research interests focus on the intersection of medically underserved populations and the primary care health system with a particular of focus on community health centers and on adolescent and adult mental health and substance abuse.

Awards & Honors (National)

Travel Award | National Institue of Child Health and Human Development | Washington, DC 2008
Travel Award | National Institutes of Health, Dept of Health and Human Resource 2007

Awards & Honors (Local)

Travel Award | AAMC Minority Faculty Career Development Seminar | Philadelphia, PA 2011
Whole Person Care Award | Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Loma Linda, CA 2002
Alpha Chi Honor Society | Oakwood College. Huntsville, AL 1996 - 1998
Dean's List | Oakwood College. Huntsville, AL 1995 - 1998

Recent Journal Articles

Hoilette LK, Blumkin AK, Baldwin CD, Fiscella K, Szilagyi PG. "Community health centers: medical homes for children?" Academic pediatrics. 2013 13(5):436-42.
Hoilette, LK, Gebremariam A, Davis MM. "Usual Source of Care and Unmet Need Among Vulnerable Children: 1998-2006". Pediatrics. 2009; 123(2): 214-219. Link

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics (SMD) - Primary


Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MSC | Health Care Research | University of Michigan2007
MD | Medicine | Loma Linda University School of Medicine2002
BS | Biology (Summa Cum Laude) | Oakwood College1998
Pre-Med/Medical Technology | Andrews UniversityAttended 1994 - 1995

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship at University Of Michigan07/01/2006 - 06/30/2009
Residency in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at Albert Einstein Medical Center07/01/2003 - 06/30/2006
Internship in Internal Medicine / Pediatrics at Albert Einstein Medical Center06/16/2002 - 06/30/2003