Lindsey C Douglas, MD Email Lindsey Douglas
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pediatrics
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Lindsey Douglas is a pediatric hospitalist, clinical researcher, and medical educator who serves as the Inpatient Medical Director at Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital and the Clerkship Director of the Senior Pediatric Sub-Internship at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University with a degree in structural engineering and architecture and received her medical degree at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine via early admission in the Engineering and Medicine Program. Dr. Douglas completed pediatric residency at Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital and later received a Masters of Science in Clinical Research at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She was the she was the first Director of the Division of Hospital Medicine at Maimonides Infants’ and Children’s Hospital in Brooklyn and then a pediatric hospitalist, researcher, and medical educator at The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore in the Bronx, where she served as the Course Director of the Pediatric Sub-Internship at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Douglas is an attending physician in the section of Pediatric Hospital Medicine of the Division of General Pediatrics and an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
American Board of Pediatrics
MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Leo M. Davidoff Society for Outstanding Achievement in the Teaching of Medical Students
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Best Teacher Award
Maimonides Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics
Dr. Douglas’research interests include the care of hospitalized children with respiratory illnesses and clinical effectiveness outcomes research. She is the principal investigator of an unfunded, ongoing clinical trial of azithromycin use in children hospitalized with asthma. She is involved in retrospective big-data studies of the treatment and outcomes of children with bronchiolitis, asthma, and pneumonia in the inpatient setting. Dr. Douglas has conducted mentored research in quality improvement studying the contextual factors that contribute to quality improvement project success.
Completed Research Support:
Empire Clinical Research Investigator Program (ECRIP) – Montefiore Medical Center (7/2015 – 5/2017 -- PI: Arnsten, Julia)
Multi-center study of contextual factors associated with quality improvement project success in ambulatory pediatric and adult clinics locally in the Bronx and in a national sample of clinics involved in a quality improvement collaborative.
Role: Fellow, Mentor: Rinke, Michael
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Dr.Douglas did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2018 and/or 2019: 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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