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Leanna Ross

Assistant Professor in Medicine
Medicine, Cardiology
3475 Erwin Road, Aesthetics Bldg., Rm 281, Durham, NC 27705

Selected Grants


A precision health approach to target exercise interventions for short- and long-term cardiometabolic health benefits

ResearchPrincipal Investigator · Awarded by American Heart Association · 2023 - 2026

Molecular Transducers of Physical Activity and Health: NC Consortium Clinical Site

ResearchResearch Scientist · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2016 - 2025

Exercise-induced Legacy Health Benefits on Cardiometabolic Risk Factors in Aging Adults with Prediabetes

ResearchCo Investigator · Awarded by National Institutes of Health · 2022 - 2023

External Relationships


  • American Diabetes Association

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