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

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

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.