Internal Medicine Residency Training Program

Dr. Forman

Leanne Forman, M.D., FACP 
Chief, General Internal Medicine &
Associate Residency Program Director


Dr. Forman graduated from Albert Einstein Medical College in 1990 and completed her residency training at Jacobi Medical Center in Internal Medicine. She was faculty in the primary care department prior to moving to Florida where she worked in private practice. She then returned to the New York area and worked in the North Central Bronx medical clinic and then became faculty at Cornell where she was part of the faculty internal medicine group and the director of a women’s and children’s center in Long Island City established to serve a diverse and needy population. There she was very active in developing outreach and education programs for the community.


She came to Westchester Medical Center in 2001 where she served as the Medical Director at Taylor Care Center for 2 ½ years prior to becoming the medicine clerkship director for New York Medical College. She served as the director of the Occupational Health Center at WMC for 3 years prior to becoming the director of the Adult Primary Care Center in July 2007. In October 2013, Dr. Forman was appointed as Chief of the General Internal Medicine section. Dr. Forman has been involved in a spectrum of medical educational activities throughout her career.


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