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Ann M. Leonhardt, N.P.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-2530

Fax: (585) 756-5189

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Biography

Professional Background

Ann is Stroke Program Coordinator of the Comprehensive Stroke Center. She is a Nurse Practitioner in both the inpatient and outpatient settings. She participates in acute and secondary prevention stroke clinical trials and leads quality improvement efforts for the Neurology Department. Ann holds a faculty appointment at the University of Rochester School of Nursing and enjoys both clinical and classroom teaching. Ann received undergraduate degrees from the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford and her Masters in Nursing at the University of Rochester. Her areas of interest include process of care, community and patient education, stroke care in the older adult, and end-of-life care.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Nurse Practitioner-Adult Health - American Nurses Credentialing Center

Education

1997
Associate of Science | University of Pittsburgh
Nursing

1998
Bachelor of Science in Nursing | University of Pittsburgh
Nursing

2006
Master of Science | University of Rochester
Nursing

Awards

2014
Community Leader Inductee
Sponsor: Sigma Theta Tau
Location: Rochester, NY

2006
Academy of Medicine Nursing Award
Sponsor: Rochester Academy of Medicine
Location: Rochester, NY

Publications

Journal Articles

12/2014
Pearce LA, McClure LA, Anderson DC, Jacova C, Sharma M, Hart RG, Benavente OR, . "Effects of long-term blood pressure lowering and dual antiplatelet treatment on cognitive function in patients with recent lacunar stroke: a secondary analysis from the SPS3 randomised trial." The Lancet. Neurology.. 2014 Dec 0; 13(12):1177-85. Epub 2014 Oct 23.

3/2014
Elkind MS, Luna JM, McClure LA, Zhang Y, Coffey CS, Roldan A, Del Brutto OH, Pretell EJ, Pettigrew LC, Meyer BC, Tapia J, White C, Benavente OR. "C-reactive protein as a prognostic marker after lacunar stroke: levels of inflammatory markers in the treatment of stroke study." Stroke.. 2014 Mar 0; 45(3):707-16. Epub 2014 Feb 12.

8/10/2013
, Benavente OR, Coffey CS, Conwit R, Hart RG, McClure LA, Pearce LA, Pergola PE, Szychowski JM. "Blood-pressure targets in patients with recent lacunar stroke: the SPS3 randomised trial." Lancet.. 2013 Aug 10; 382(9891):507-15. Epub 2013 May 29.

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