23784-Novinger, Leah

Leah Novinger, MD

Otolaryngology, PGY 5
University of Vermont College of Medicine


Where did you grow up?

Mountain Top, Pennsylvania 

What is your medical school/undergraduate background?

MD/PhD - University of Vermont, PhD in Cell and Molecular Biology 

Bachelor's of Science - Biology with honors with minor in Science Technology and Society at Penn State University

Why are you pursuing a career in ENT?

I like the patients (young to old, sick to well), providers (intelligent, meticulous, down to earth), complex anatomy and variety of procedures it has to offer.

What intrigued you about IU School of Medicine?

The people, the research opportunities and the growth of the ENT program.

What have you learned most from faculty in the department?

Technical skill and how to think like a surgeon.

What are some of your hobbies?

Mountain biking, spending time with my dog, skiing, creating terrariums.

Titles & Appointments

  • Resident Appointee

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