About Leslie Powell, MS, NP-C
Leslie Powell, NP, is a certified nurse practitioner who provides cares for adult patients with memory disorders using a multidisciplinary and supportive care approach.
Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, as a nurse practitioner she cared for patients with memory disorders at Hoag Hospital's Pickup Family Neurosciences Institute in Newport Beach, Calif. In addition to her extensive experience in nursing, Ms. Powell has been active in research and held leadership roles in clinical research at University of North Carolina School of Medicine and University of North Carolina Healthcare.
Ms. Powell completed post-graduate studies in pediatrics at Rush University, Chicago, Ill. and adult-gerontology nursing at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She completed her master's degree in nursing at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb and her bachelor's degree at Lewis University in Romeoville, Ill. She is a certified nurse practitioner in adult-gerontology and pediatrics.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family and trail running in San Clemente.
UC San Diego Health Links
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- Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL
- Lewis University, Romeoville, IL
Date Joined Staff
- American Nurses Credentialing Center
Conditions and Treatments
- Memory Disorders