Leah R. Eisenberg, J.D., M.A.

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Leah R. Eisenberg, J.D., M.A., is Assistant Professor of Medical Humanities at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). She teaches, serves on two IRBs, and is a clinical and research ethicist at UAMS and Arkansas Children’s Hospital. She has a special interest in health literacy and improving patient understanding of informed consent, assent, and HIPAA documents.

Ms. Eisenberg completed a fellowship in Bioethics Research at Mayo Clinic after earning an Masters in Bioethics from Case Western Reserve University and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Wisconsin Law School.

She has been with UAMS since 2013.