Specialist in Emergency Medicine
Conn. August 7, 2013) – John E. Leavens, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., of
Avon, a specialist in emergency medicine, has joined the medical staff of Saint
Francis Hospital and Medical Center.
Dr. Leavens received
his medical degree from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook
School of Medicine. He completed his residency in emergency medicine at the
SUNY Stony Brook Department of Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Leavens is board
certified in emergency medicine. He is a diplomate of the American Board of
Emergency Medicine. Dr. Leavens is also a Fellow of the American College of
Emergency Physicians. Dr. Leavens is an assistant clinical professor of
emergency medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY; New York
College of Osteopathic Medicine, Old Westbury, NY; Stony Brook University
School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY. Dr.
Leavens will be an active part of the teaching faculty with the newly-expanded
emergency medicine residency program at Saint Francis, a joint venture with the
University of Connecticut School of Medicine.
Dr. Leavens has
authored numerous research papers in emergency medicine.
At Saint Francis, Dr. Leavens
practicing as a member of the Saint Francis Medical Group.
About Saint Francis Care
Francis Care is an integrated
healthcare delivery system established by Saint Francis Hospital and Medical
Center, an anchor institution in north central Connecticut since 1897. Licensed for 617 beds and 65 bassinets, it is
a major teaching hospital and the largest Catholic hospital in New
England. Other major entities of Saint
Francis Care include The Mount Sinai
Rehabilitation Hospital, the Connecticut Joint Replacement Institute, the
Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut, the Saint Francis/Mount
Sinai Regional Cancer Center, the Joyce D. and Andrew J. Mandell Center for
Comprehensive Multiple Sclerosis Care and Neuroscience Research, and Saint
Francis HealthCare Partners. Johnson Memorial Medical Center, parent
organization of Johnson Memorial Hospital, Evergreen Health Care Center, and
Home and Community Health Services is also a Saint Francis Care Partner. Saint Francis Care’s services are supported by a
network of five major Access Centers and eight additional medical office
centers sited throughout the region. For
more information, visit www.stfranciscare.com.