Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Lynn M. Yee, MD, MPH

Dr. Lynn Yee is as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine. She is currently in the NICHD Women’s Reproductive Health Research (WRHR) Career Development Program at Northwestern. She has training in maternal health, behavioral health, research design and epidemiology through completion of an MPH. Her work addresses multiple areas of obstetrics-centered patient-centered outcomes research, with a particular interest in the intersections between health services, health disparities, and health behavior/patient education.

Additionally, Dr. Yee has methodological experience with qualitative research, survey methodology, and implementation science. She is pursuing clinical research in several areas, including diabetes during pregnancy, health literacy, health disparities, health behavior and decision making, patient navigation, perinatal HIV, and obesity/weight gain. Her primary WRHR investigation is on the development, implementation, and assessment of an advanced mobile health technology tool to improve diabetes self-management during pregnancy. Dr. Yee has mentored trainees at all levels on a wide range of clinical and epidemiologic studies related to these areas. She is excited to continue to include students, residents and fellows in her work.

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Lynn M Yee, MD/MPH

Lynn M. Yee, MD/MPH

Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology-Maternal Fetal Medicine