Lee J. Brooks, MD

Lee J. Brooks, MD, is an attending pulmonologist in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Specialty Care, Princeton at Plainsboro; Specialty Care, Virtua
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    Georgetown University, Washington, DC

    Internship

    Buffalo Children's Hospital, Buffalo, NY

    Residency

    Buffalo Children's Hospital, Buffalo, NY

    Fellowship

    Parker B. Francis Fellow in Pulmonary Research - Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston, MA
    Research Fellow, Pediatrics - Harvard University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Pulmonology
    Pediatrics
    Sleep Medicine

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Pulmonologist

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    The relationship between sleep and obesity/diabetes
    The relationship between sleep and chronic pain
    Pediatric narcolepsy

  • Publications

    Books

    2012

    Schultz BJ, Brooks LJ. Sleep related breathing disorders in children. In: Mattice C, Brooks R, Lee-Chiong T, editors. Fundamentals of sleep technology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2012:525-530.

    Brooks LJ. Asthma. The 5-minute pediatric consult. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia; 2012:74-77.

    Goldfarb S, Brooks LJ. Wheezing. The 5-minute pediatric consult. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia; 2012:948-949.

    Chapters

    Beck SE, Brooks LJ. Home apnea monitoring. In: Light MJ, Homnick DN, Schechter MS, Blaisdell CJ, Weinberger MM, editors. Pediatric pulmonology. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics; 2011:1075-1092.

    Papers

    2015

    Brooks LJ, Olsen MN, Bacevice AM, Beebe A, Konstantinopoulou S, Taylor HG. Relationship between sleep, sleep apnea, and neuropsychological function in children with Down syndrome. Sleep and Breathing 2015;19:197-204

    2014

    Katz LEL, Gralewski KA, Abrams P, Brar PC, Gallagher PR, Lipman TH, Brooks LJ, Koren D. Insulin-like growth factor-I and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 are related to cardiovascular disease biomarkers in obese adolescents. Pediatric Diabetes 2014. doi: 10.1111/pedi.12242

    2013

    Boyne K, Sherry DD, Gallagher PR, Olsen M, Brooks LJ. Accuracy of computer algorithms and the human eye in scoring actigraphy. Sleep and Breathing, 2013;17(1):411-417

    Olsen MN, Sherry DD, oyne K, McCue R, Gallagher PR, Brooks LJ. Relationship Between Sleep and Pain in Adolescents with Juvenile Primary Fibromyalgia Syndrome. Sleep 2013;36(4):509-516.