Kathleen C. Lee, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Department: Emergency Medicine

Contact information
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Department of Emergency Medicine
51 N. 39th Street - Myrin Pavilion - M01
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Fax: 215-243-4626
BS (Bachelor of Science in Engineering, with High Honors; Chemical Engineering)
Princeton University, Princeton NJ, 2007.
MD (Doctor of Medicine)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore MD, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Tecce, Michael; Hahn, Lauren; Welch, Bethany; Okawa, David; Wendler, Daniel; Kalva, Saiesh; Snider, Christopher; Delgado, Mucio; Flynn, Danielle; Balachandran, Mohan; Rosin, Roy; Merchant, Raina; Serletti, Joseph; Lee, Kathleen : Value-based Care Transformation: How Penn Medicine Reimagined Breast Reconstruction, Shifting the Balance of Post-op Care from Clinic to Home. NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery 2(4), April 2021 Notes: In Press.

Austin S. Kilaru MD, MSHP Kathleen Lee MD Christopher K. Snider MPH Zachary F. Meisel MD, MSHP, MPH David A. Asch MD, MBA Nandita Mitra PhD M. Kit Delgado MD, MS: Return Hospital Admissions Among 1419 COVID‐19 Patients Discharged from Five U.S. Emergency Departments. Academic Emergency Medicine 27(10): 1039-1042, October 2020.

Anna U. Morgan, MD, MSc, MSHP Mohan Balachandran, MS David Do, MD Doreen Lam, BA Andrew Parambath, BA Krisda H. Chaiyachati, MD, MPH, MSHP Nancy M. Bonalumi, DNP, RN Susan C. Day, MD, MPH Kathleen C. Lee, MD David A. Asch, MD : Remote monitoring of patients with COVID-19. Design, implementation, and early outcomes of the first 3,000 patients in ‘COVID Watch’ NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery July 2020.

Katherine Choi , Srinath Adusumalli , Kathleen Lee , Roy Rosin and David A. Asch: 5 Lessons from Penn Medicine's Crisis Response. Harvard Business Review June 2020.

Sean Foster, Kathleen Lee, Christopher Edwards, Arthur Pelullo, Utsha Khatri, Margaret Lowenstein, Jeanmarie Perrone: Providing Incentive for Emergency Physician X-Waiver Training: An Evaluation of Program Success and Postintervention Buprenorphine Prescribing. Annals of Emergency Medicine May 2020.

Cindy S Zhao, Kathleen Lee, and David Do: A Retrospective Analysis of Neurology Consults in Emergency Departments: Opportunities to Streamline Care. Neurology: Clinical Practice April 2020.

Kathleen C. Lee, MD, Ian M. Oppenheim, MD, David Do, MD, Theodore C. Lin, BS, Roy Rosin, MBA & Raina M. Merchant, MD, MSHP: Making Workplace Civility Go Viral. NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery 1(1), December 2019.

Anish Kumar Agarwal, Lauren Hahn, Rohit Sangal, Anna Sung, Raina Merchant, and Kathleen Lee: Leveraging Digital Updates to Improve the Patient Experience. Academic Emergency Medicine May 2019.

Li Carol, Aragon Han Patricia, Lee Kathleen C, Lee Louis C, Fox Amy C, Beninato Toni, Thiess Michele, Dy Benzon M, Sebo Thomas J, Thompson Geoffrey B, Grant Clive S, Giordano Thomas J, Gauger Paul G, Doherty Gerard M, Fahey Thomas J, Bishop Justin, Eshleman James R, Umbricht Christopher B, Schneider Eric B, Zeiger Martha A: Does BRAF V600E mutation predict aggressive features in papillary thyroid cancer? Results from four endocrine surgery centers. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism 98(9): 3702-12, Sep 2013.

Lee, KC (2013). William Stewart Halsted and Goiter. MA Zeiger, WT Shen and EA Felger’s: The Supreme Triumph of the Surgeon’s Art. University of California Medical Humanities Press, San Francisco, California Page: 60-74, 2013.

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