Anne CC Lee

Anne CC Lee, MD, MPH, FAAP is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School, practices clinical newborn medicine and directs Global Newborn Health Research in the Brigham and Women's Hospital Department of Pediatric Newborn Medicine. Her research focuses on perinatal epidemiology and the design, implementation, and evaluation of public health interventions to reduce the major causes of neonatal mortality and morbidity in low-middle income countries. For the past 7 years she has worked with the Projahnmo research group in Sylhet Bangladesh, on studies aiming to determine the impact of antenatal genitourinary infection screening and treatment on preterm birth, as well as the development of simple tools to improve case management of small and sick newborns. Another major focus of her research is the improvement of gestational age measurement in low and middle-income countries. Dr. Lee has worked on the neonatal team of the Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group (CHERG) working group on Small for Gestational age and Preterm birth, and the Every Newborn Action Plan Metrics Groups on Gestational Age Measurement.