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Leon Malmud, MD

Herbert M. Stauffer Professor, Radiology
Professor, Medicine

Leon Malmud
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Thyroid disease
  • Thyroid cancer treatment
  • Nuclear medicine diagnosis
  • Gastrointestinal nuclear medicine
  • Radiation protection
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD|
  • Residency, University of Pennsylvania, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Internship, Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • MD, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • BS, Electrical Engineering, Moore School of Electrical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


  • Nuclear Medicine


  • Past President, Society of Nuclear Medicine
  • Past President, American College of Nuclear Medicine
  • American College of Nuclear Physicians
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • Past President, SNM, Greater New York Chapter
  • American College of Radiology
  • Fellow, Philadelphia College of Physicians
  • Chair, Advisory Committee on the Medical Uses of Isotopes of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • Past President and CEO, Temple University Health System

Honors & Awards

  • Recipient of the Secretary of Defense Medal for outstanding public service as a member of the Armed Forces Epidemiology Board
  • Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters – Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine (now Temple University College of Podiatric Medicine)
  • Recipient of two Gold Medal Awards from the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Berson-Yalow Award from the GNYC SNM

PubMed Publications

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