Dr. Ledya Cobian was born in Cuba. She moved to Puerto Rico as a young girl and speaks English and Spanish. Dr. Cobian received her education in Puerto Rico as well. She attended University of Puerto Rico and graduated in 1984, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Science. She then continued at the University of Puerto Rico for her Medical Degree and graduated in 1988. Dr. Cobian decided to leave Puerto Rico and move to Florida. Her post-graduate education was done in Tampa. Dr. Cobian’s internship and residency was done with the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of South Florida. She completed her residency in 1991. Dr. Cobian then went on to do her fellowship with the Division of Infectious Disease and Tropical Medicine at the University of South Florida. She completed her fellowship in 1993. Dr. Cobian had three hospital appointments from 1993 – 1995. She was Medical Director, Employee Health, and Workers Compensation Certified at the Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute in Tampa, Florida.
Dr. Cobian also had hospital appointments in the Health Science Center at the University of South Florida as an Epidemiologist and at the Transitional Hospital in Tampa as a Chairperson, Infection Control and Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee.
Dr. Cobian’s faculty appointments was for the Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Medicine in Tampa, Florida. In 1995 she relocated to Fort Lauderdale, where she has been in private practice and resides with her husband and three children.
Honors and Awards
|Magna Cum Laude, Bachelor in Science||Alpha Omega Alpha|
|University of Puerto Rico||Medical Honor Society|
|San Juan, Puerto Rico||University of Puerto Rico|
|School of Medicine|
|San Juan, Puerto Rico|
|National Board Medical Examiners||Imperial Point Medical Center|
|American Board of Internal Medicine Recertification||Broward General Medical Center|
|American Board of Infectious Diseases Recertification||Holy Cross Hospital|
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