Positions

Overview

  • Leslie Avant, MD, MAcc, worked as a Certified Public Accountant for 7 years prior to attending medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She then completed residency in our Tinsley Harrison Internal Medicine Residency program followed by fellowship in Hospice and Palliative Medicine in 2021. Her clinical responsibilities are divided between University Hospital and the Birmingham VA Medical Center. In addition to clinical care, Dr. Avant’s research interests include clinical application of medical ethics, symptom management in advanced heart failure, and improving patient communication in prognostic uncertainty.
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2017
  • Full Name

  • Leslie Avant