Thomas W. LeBlanc MD, MA
Duke University School of Medicine
W. LeBlanc, MD, MA, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of
Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy, at the Duke University School of
Medicine. He received his medical degree from Duke University, along with
a master of arts degree in philosophy and biomedical ethics. He then
completed residency training in internal medicine at Duke, followed by
fellowships in medical oncology and hospice and palliative medicine, and served
as Chief Medical Resident at the Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Dr. LeBlanc’s research seeks to explore and understand the experience of
patients with cancers of the blood, to inform interventions aimed at improving
quality of life and access to specialist palliative care services across the
spectrum of hematologic malignancies. He is a 2013 recipient of a Junior
Career Development Award grant from the NPCRC.