Scherly Leon, MD (Councilor Three)

Scherly Leon, MD, is a board-certified physician in Internal Medicine. She completed Nephrology Fellowship at State University of New York at Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. She received her medical degree from State University of New York at Stony Brook and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian/Queens. She also holds a Master of Science in Biomedical Science from Barry University. Dr. Leon is passionate about patient education, health advocacy, public policy, and health disparities among disenfranchised populations. Dr. Leon is active in several professional and community organizations. She is a member of the American College of Physicians, American Society of Nephrology (ASN), and currently serves on the ASN Media and Communications Committee.