Faculty Positions


Research Interests

Dr. Leone’s focus is on treatment of tobacco use.  He is primarily interested in the evaluation of novel treatment strategies.  Also of interest to Dr. Leone are the mechanisms for improving physician guideline adherence, including teaching strategies, implementation of Electronic Health Record incentives, and the recognition / modification of cognitive biases that influence physician decision making.

Selected Publications

Leone FT, Evers-Casey S. Developing a Rational Approach to Tobacco Use Treatment in Pulmonary Practice: A Review of the Biological Basis of Nicotine Addiction.  Clin Pulm Med. (in press)

Schnoll RA, Martinez E, Langer C, Miyamoto C, Leone FT.  Predictors of Smoking Cessation Among Cancer