Leif Jensen, MD, MPH

Research Interests

  • Dual-Energy Thoracic CT
  • Lung Cancer Screening


  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Radiology and Imaging Sciences - Adjunct Associate Professor
  • Divisions: Clinical Radiology

Board Certification

  • American Board of Radiology
  • National Board of Medical Examiners

Academic Office Information

  • 801-581-7553
  • University Hospital
    50 N Medical Dr, Room: 1A071
    Salt Lake City, UT 84132

Academic Bio

Leif Jensen, MD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Radiology at the University of Utah. Originally from Minnesota, he completed his medical degree at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, followed by a surgical internship at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL. He completed residency training in Radiology at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas, where he was also the Chief Resident. His interests include cardiac and thoracic imaging, having completed fellowship training in these disciplines at the University of Wisconsin – Madison. Other academic interests include resident education and public health, especially epidemiology and occupational lung disease.

Education History

Type School Degree
Fellowship University of Wisconsin
Thoracic and Cardiac Imaging
Residency University of Kansas School of Medicine
Diagnostic Radiology
Internship/Residency Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
General Surgery Preliminary
Professional Medical Mayo Medical School
Graduate Training University of Minnesota-School of Public Health
Undergraduate Carleton College
Classical Studies, magna cum laude