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educator , physician , researcher

Leonard Matthew Milstone, American physician, educator, researcher. Diplomate American Board Dermatology. Recipient Anna Fuller Faculty award Yale University School Medicine, 1977-1980; research grantee National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, since 1986, Veterinary's Administration, Washington, 1980-1990.


Milstone, Leonard Matthew was born on October 19, 1944 in Newark. Son of Jacob Haskell and Vivian Kaufman Milstone.


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, Yale College, 1966. Doctor of Medicine, Yale University, 1970.


Resident University Oregon Medical School, Portland, Oregon, 1970-1971, 71-72. Research associate National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1972-1975. Resident Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, 1975-1977, attending physician, since 1978.

Faculty, professor Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, 1977-1993, 93—. Staff physician Veterans Affairs Medical Center, West Haven, since 1981, chief, dermatology service, 1988—2004. Consultant Alcide Corporation, Farmingdale, New York, 1982-1986, Novartis Pharmaceutical, East Hanover, New Jersey, 1997-2001.

Visiting professor Ben Gurion University, Beersheva, Israel, 1990, Merck, since 2005.


  • Diplomate American Board Dermatology.


Board directors Congregation Mishken Israel, Hamden, Connecticut, 1980-1983. Chairman medical advisory board Foundation for Ichthyosis and Related Skin Types, North Wales, Pennsylvania, since 1989, board directors Lieutenant Commander United States Public Health Service, 1972-1975. Fellow American Academy Dermatology.

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society Investigative Dermatology, Society for Molecular Medicine, American Society Gene Therapy, American Dermatological Association.


  • Other Interests

    Sports, gardening, music, breadmaking.


Married Ellen Block, August 21, 1967. Children: Jenya, Aaron Michael.

Jacob Haskell

Vivian Kaufman Milstone

Ellen Block

Jenya Milstone

Aaron Michael Milstone