Leonardo Profenna

Associate Professor

Dr. Leonardo Profenna is the Internal and Hospital Medicine Clerkship Director at UIWSOM. He retired as a Colonel from the USAF in 2013 after 22 years of service as an Internist, Flight Surgeon and Hyperbaric specialist, and is the Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director of the Advanced Wound Care Center at Connally Memorial Medical Center in Floresville, TX. He is an experienced clinician, educator and leader and joined the faculty of UIWSOM to help students appreciate and expand their potential for transformative work and to learn from fellow faculty and students. He is married to Virginia, his wife of 25 years, and has two children in college. He enjoys outdoor activities and time with family.