Leonard Reeves

Assoc Dean Campus NW Clinical

Leonard Reeves

Assoc Dean Campus NW Clinical

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Family Medicine

Bio

Born and raised in the Rome Georgia area, Dr. Reeves has been in broadcasting, public education, as a Family Medicine physician, Family Medicine Residency clinic director and now as the Assistant Dean of the Northwest Clinical Campus of the Medical College of Georgia.

  • (706) 295-6325
  • (706) 802-5304
  • NW CAMPUS - ROME

Education

  • MD, Medicine Mercer University, 1993

  • BA, Education, General Berry College, 1983

Certifications

  • American Board of Family Physicians 2015

  • PHY GA Composite Medical Brd, 1994

  • State Medical License Ga Board , 2017

  • PHY Ga Comp Med Brd, 1994

Awards & Honors

  • Board of Directors American Academy of Family Physicians AAFP, 2016

  • GA BIO Innovation Award, For Innovation in developing the Longitudinal Integrated Clerkship Georgia Regents University. , 2015

  • Nominated for Seat on Board of Directors AAFP 2016 GAFP, 2015

  • Nominated by AAFP for a seat on the American Board of Family Medicine 2014

  • Outstanding Contribution Award Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Georgia Campus , 2009

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MEDI 6000

    Care of the Chronic & Term Pat

Teaching Interests

All areas of Family medicine. Emphasis on Diabetes treatment and management to physicians as well as patients.

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Type 2 Diabetes—information for the patient and Family, 2015
    Other
  • Upper and lower limits of A1c in diagnosing or ruling out Diabetes, 2015
  • HbA1c levels ≤ 5.5% ruled out, and levels ≥ 7.0% ruled in, type 2 diabetes in clinical and community populations: Commentary, 2010
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Empathy and the effects Medical Education has on empathy.

Professional Service

  • GAFP 2006 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Free Clinic Board of Directors 2014 - 2020

    Role: Other
  • Medical Advisory Committee Rome Free Clinic 2013 - 2020

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Rome Free Clinic 2010 - 2020

    Role: Other
  • American Academy of Family Physicians 2016 - 2019

    Role: Board of Directors of a Company

Public Service

  • Free Clinic of Rome 2010 - 2020

    Role: Board Member
  • Free Clinic of Rome 2010 - 2020

    Role: Other