David Leitenberg, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology & Tropical Medicine, The George Washington University; Director of Immunology, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Children's National Medical Center


Office Phone: (202) 994-9475

Current HIV/AIDS Research Activities:

  • CD4 regulation of T cell effector function and FAS-mediated cell death.

Current HIV/AIDS Educational Activities:

  • Medical student teaching in first year immunology course
  • Resident/Fellow teaching in clinical diagnostic testing

Current HIV/AIDS Clinical Activities:

  • Director, Immunology Laboratory; CNMC

Current HIV/AIDS Service Activities:

  • Director; Immunology core facility; DC CFAR
  • Maintain compliance with DAIDS quality assurance program for lymphocyte subset monitoring.