Diana Lee, MD Email Diana Lee
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Queens
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Diana S. Lee graduated with high honors from Princeton University with a BA in chemistry. She received her MD from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and completed her pediatric residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She was a pediatric hospitalist at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore from 2011-2018, where she served in roles including: Director of the Inpatient Pediatric Physician Assistant Program, Leader of the Quality Improvement Committee on pediatric readmissions, and Faculty Co-Director of the pediatric residency global health elective. She has participated in clinical work in Ethiopia and Mali. Dr. Lee’s research focuses on childhood obesity in the inpatient setting and its effect on the outcomes and management of other conditions. She is also studying quality improvement efforts to reduce pediatric readmissions. Dr. Lee joins the Pediatric Hospital Medicine Program at Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital as a clinical hospitalist with a focus on medical informatics and global health.
American Board of Pediatrics
MD, University of Michigan Medical School
Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital
Silver AH, Esteban-Cruciani N, Azzarone G, Douglas LC, Lee DS, Liewehr S, Nazif JM, Agalliu I, Villegas S, Rhim HJ, Rinke ML, O'Connor K. 3% Hypertonic Saline Versus Normal Saline in Inpatient Bronchiolitis: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Pediatrics 2015 Dec; 136(6).
Lee DS, Gross E, Rinke ML. Physician Perspectives on Obesity Screening in Hospitalized Children. Clinical pediatrics 2016 09; 55(10).
Lee DS, Gross E. Adolescents and Their Parents: Perceptions of Addressing Obesity in the Inpatient Setting. Hospital pediatrics 2018 09; 8(9).
Gross E, Lee DS, Hotz A, Ngo KC, Rastogi D. Impact of Obesity on Asthma Morbidity During a Hospitalization. Hospital pediatrics 2018 09; 8(9).
Gold J, Hametz P, Sen AI, Maykowski P, Leone N, Lee DS, Gagliardo C, Hymes S, Biller R, Saiman L. Provider Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Regarding Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia Guidelines. Hospital pediatrics 2019 Jan;.
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Dr.Lee did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2019 and/or 2020: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
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