Leslie Harrold, MD, MPH is an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at
the University of Massachusetts Medical School and a board-certified rheumatologist. Dr.
Harrold has extensive experience using both claims databases and registry data to
identify patients with rheumatic conditions. Her work has focused on medication safety
and quality of care, specifically whether patients are receiving the appropriate
treatments. Additionally, her work has identified the tools patients need in order to
manage their own conditions.
Contributions to Books
Posters and Presentations
Adverse Drug Events Post-Hospital Discharge in Older Patients: Types, Severity, and Involvement of Beers Criteria Medications (with Abir O. Kanaan, Jennifer L. Donovan, Nerissa P. Duchin, Terry S. Field, Jennifer Tjia, Sarah L. Cutrona, Shawn J. Gagne, Lawrence D. Garber, Peggy Preusse, and Jerry H. Gurwitz), UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science Research Retreat (2013)