Erin Leiman, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Emergency Medicine at Duke University Hospital. She is involved with graduate and undergraduate medical education, especially simulation and procedural competency.
As the medical co-director of the Interprofessional Education Clinic, she brings together nursing, medical, physician assistant, pharmacy, and physical therapy faculty and students to care for patients in the urgent care setting. She has presented this novel interprofessional experience at national conferences.
Additional interests include translating evidence-based principles into practice such as with the DUHS massive transfusion protocols as well as abdominal/GI emergencies. Prior to coming to Duke, Dr. Leiman was on faculty at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.She received her medical degree and earned AOA honors from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She trained at the Harvard-affiliated program in Emergency Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts where she also served as Chief Resident.