Leonard J. Appleman, MD, PhD

Leonard Appleman, MD, PhD, a medical oncologist at UPMC CancerCenter
  • Specialty:

    Internal Medicine
  • Secondary Specialty:

    Medical Oncology Hematology
  • Board Certifications:

    Medical Oncology
  • Education:

    MD, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY PhD
  • Residency:

    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Fellowships:

    Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
  • Affiliations:

    UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital UPMC Presbyterian UPMC Shadyside


Dr. Appleman is focusing his clinical practice and research program on genitourinary malignacies, including bladder, kidney, prostate and testis. His research efforts include development of novel therapeutics for kidney cancer, prostate cancer and other malignancies.