Suzanne E. Beck, MD

Suzanne E. Beck, MD, is an attending pulmonologist in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Newly diagnosed to advanced cystic fibrosis, Sleep Medicine
Locations: Specialty Care & Surgery Center, King of Prussia, S. Goddard Blvd.; Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


    Pediatrics - The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Baltimore, MD


    Pediatrics - The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department of Pediatrics, Baltimore, MD


    Pediatric Pulmonology - The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Eudowood Division of Pediatric Respiratory Sciences, Baltimore, MD

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Pulmonology
    Sleep Medicine

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Pulmonologist

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Beck SE. Hemoptysis. In: Schwartz's Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics, 6th Ed.   Zorc JJ, Alpern ER, Brown LW, Loomes KM, Marino BS, Mollen CJ, Raffini LJ, (eds). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, July 2012.

    Beck S.E. and Brooks, L.J. and The Section of Pediatric Pulmonology: Home Monitoring. In Pediatric Pulmonology, First Ed. Michael J. Light, MD, FAAP, Editor in Chief, Carol Jean Blaisdell, MD, FAAP, Douglas N. Homnick, MD, MPH, FAAP, Michael S. Schechter, MD, MPH, FAAP, Miles M. Weinberger, MD, FAAP, (eds). American Academy of Pediatrics, January 2011.

    Needleman JP and Beck SE: Other Extrapulmonary Complications and Treatment. Cystic Fibrosis in Lung Biology in Health and Disease. Julian L. Allen, Howard B. Panitch, Ronald C. Rubenstein, (eds). Informa Healthcare USA, Inc. 242: 356, 2010.

    Beck SE: Hemoptysis. In: 5 minute Pediatric Consult, 5th edition  Lippincott Williams and Wilkins  2007.

    Beck SE, Schidlow DV.: Bronchoscopy. In: Pediatrics. 1st ed. Osborn LM, Dewitt TG, First LR, Zenel JA. (eds.). Mosby, St. Louis, MO, Page: 1754-56, 2005 Notes: ISBN 0-323-01199-3.

  • Awards and Honors

    2012, The Division of Sleep Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Allan Ian Pack Excellence in Teaching Award1999, Young Investigator Award, Maryland Thoracic Society
    1995-1999, Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Clinical Fellowship
    1992, ATS Travel Award
    1986, Magna Cum Laude, West Chester University

  • Editorial and Academic Positions
    Editorial Positions

    2010-present, Ad hoc reviewer, Pediatrics
    2010-present, Ad hoc review, Sleep
    2008-present, ad hoc reviewer, Pediatric Emergency Care
    2008-present, Ad hic reviewer, Thorax
    2007-present, Ad hoc reviewer, Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine Review
    2006-present, Ad hoc reviewer, J Sleep Medicine
    2004-present, Ad hoc reviewer, J Pediatrics
    2000-present, Ad hoc reviewer, Pediatric Pulmonology

    Academic and Institutional Committees

    2013-present, Member, Readmission QI committee

    2011-present, Leader, Sleep CPAP QI Committee

    2006-present, Advisor, Cystic Fibrosis Learning and Leadership QI Collaborative, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CF QI Committee member, advisor)

  • Leaderships
    Memberships in Professional Organizations

    2004-present, American Academy of Sleep Medicine
    1995-present, American Thoracic Society
    1991-present, American Academy of Pediatrics