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Emily L. Germain-Lee, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Academic Office Location:
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Phone: 860-837-7250


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M.D.Johns Hopkins University School of MedicineMedicine
A.B.Harvard UniversityBiochemical Sciences

Post-Graduate Training
InternshipJohns Hopkins HospitalPediatrics
ResidencyJohns Hopkins HospitalPediatrics
FellowshipJohns Hopkins University School of MedicinePediatric Endocrinology

Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Semi-finalist, Distinguished Teaching SocietyJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Frederick J. Heldrich, M.D. Award for Dedication and Outstanding Contribution to Medical Student Teaching, Department of PediatricsJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Selected as 1 of 3 International Speakers for "New Treatments for Rare Pediatric Bone Disease" Held at Joint Meeting of the International Congress of Endocrinology and the Endocrine SocietyEndocrine Society
Editorial Board (2007-2011); (2017-present)Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
Vice PresidentHuman Growth Foundation
Member of Executive CommitteeHuman Growth Foundation
Board of DirectorsHuman Growth Foundation
Best Doctors in America
Elected MemberSociety for Pediatric Research
Elected MemberPediatric Endocrine Society
NIH Clinical Investigator Award (K08), NICHD
Francis F. Schwentker Award for Excellence in Postdoctoral ResearchJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
David M. Kamsler Award for Outstanding Compassion and Expert Care of Pediatric Patients (Elected by Faculty, Residents, and Nursing Staff)Johns Hopkins Hospital
Harriet Lane Home Research Fellowship AwardJohns Hopkins Children's Center
Helen and Harold Harrison Award for Outstanding Proficiency in PediatricsJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Harold Lamport Biomedical Research PrizeJohns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Special Training Program AwardNational Cancer Institute
Josephine L. Murray Radcliffe Fellowship AwardHarvard University
Biochemical Sciences - Magna Cum LaudeHarvard University

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Effects of aging on bone: Chapter 3.
    DiGirolamo DJ, Germain-Lee EL. A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation, 3rd edition 2014 Dec;14-18
  • Growth and growth hormone use in osteogenesis imperfecta; Chap 29.
    Germain-Lee EL, DiGirolamo DJ, Plotkin H. Osteogenesis Imperfecta: A Translational Approach to Brittle Bone Disease, 1st edition, 2013 Dec;267-280
  • Diabetes; Chapter 48
    Long DN, Probst C, Kelley DE, Germain-Lee EL. Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual, 2nd edition; 2007 Dec;307-313
  • Effects of aging on bone; Chapter 3.
    Germain-Lee EL, Checovich MM, Smith EL, Lundon K. Geriatric Rehabilitation Manual, 2nd edition 2007 Dec;13-15
  • Primary hyperparathyroidism and other causes of hypercalcemia in children and adolescents; Chapter 46.
    Germain-Lee EL and Levine MA. The Parathyroids: Basic and Clinical Concepts, 2nd edition 2001 Dec;743-753
  • The Thyroid; Chapter 11
    Germain-Lee EL and Plotnick LP. Hospital Care of the Recovering NICU Infant 1991 Dec;161-175
  • Expression of keratins and envelope proteins in normal and malignant human keratinocytes and mesothelial cells; Chap 3.
    Rheinwald JG, Germain EL, Beckett MA. Human Carcinogenesis 1983 Dec;85-96

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