Lee J. Brooks, MD

Lee J. Brooks, MD

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

Locations: 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

Assistant Chief Resident, Pediatrics - Buffalo Children's Hospital, Buffalo, NY
Senior Resident in Pediatrics - Buffalo Children's Hospital, Buffalo, NY
Pediatrics - 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

American Board of Pediatrics
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
Pediatric Pulmonology
Pediatrics
Pulmonary Medicine
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

Papers

2017

Patel P, Kim JY, Brooks LJ. Accuracy of a smartphone app in estimating sleep in children. Sleep and Breathing. 2017:21(2), 505-511

2016

Paruthi S, Brooks LJ, D'Ambrosio C, Hall WA, Kotagal S, Lloyd RM, Malow BA, Maski K, Nichols C, Quan SF, Rosen CL, Troester MM, Wise MS. Pediatric sleep duration consensus statement: A step forward. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016;12(12):1705-1706

Paruthi S, Brooks LJ, D'Ambrosio C, Hall WA, Kotagal S, Lloyd RM, Malow BA, Maski K, Nichols C, Quan SF, Rosen CL, Troester MM, Wise MS. Consensus Statement of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine on the Recommended amount of sleep for healthy children: Methodology and discussion. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016;12(11):1549-1561

Paruthi S, Brooks LJ, D’Ambrosio C, Hall WA, Kotagal S, Lloyd RM, Malow BA, Maski K, Nichols C, Quan SF, Rosen CL, Troester MM, Wise MS. Recommended amount of sleep for pediatric populations: a consensus statement of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. J Clin Sleep Med 2016;12(6):785–786.

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, Boyne 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.

Abstracts

Patel P, Bernstein E, Brooks LJ. Accuracy of a Smartphone Application in Assessing Sleep. Associated Professional Sleep Societies, Seattle, WA 2015

Books

Chapters

2015

Brooks LJ. Asthma. In: Cabana MD, (editor). The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult. Wolters Kluwer, Philadelphia, 2015:78-81.

2012

Cielo C, Brooks LJ. Pediatric Sleep. In: Basner R, editor. Sleep Medicine. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 2012:29-30, 155-156.

Schultz BJ and 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. In: Schwartz MW, (editor). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia; 2012:74-77.

Goldfarb S, Brooks LJ. Wheezing. The 5-minute pediatric consult. In: Schwartz MW, (editor). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia; 2012:948-949.

2011

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.

2010

Brooks LJ. Sleep and obesity in preschool children. In: Lee-Chiong T (editor). Best of Sleep Medicine 2010. Create Space, Charleston, 2010:189-190.

2008

Goldfarb S, Brooks LJ. Wheezing. The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult. In: Schwartz MW, (editor). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2008:920-921.

Brooks LJ. Asthma. In: Schwartz MW, (editor). The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2008:70-73.

Brooks LJ. Acoustic Reflectance. In: Marcus CL, Carroll JL, Donnely DF, Loughlin GM, (editors). Sleep in Children. Informa, New York 2008:553-563.

2007

Suratwala D, Brooks LJ. Pulmonary disorders affecting sleep in children. In: Butkov N and Lee-Chiong T (editors). Fundamentals of Sleep Technology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia 2007:575-580.

Brooks LJ. Pediatric Section Editor, In: Butkov N and Lee-Chiong T (editors) Fundamentals of Sleep Technology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia 2007

2006

Palmer J, Brooks LJ. Medical disorders affecting sleep in children. In: Lee-Chiong T, (editor). Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook. Wiley-Liss, Philadelphia 2006:561-566

2005

Brooks LJ. Enuresis in children with sleep apnea. In: Sheldon S, Ferber R, Kryger M (editors). Principles and Practice of Pediatric Sleep Medicine. Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia 2005;231-234.

Brooks LJ. Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome in children: Clinical features and pathophysiology. In: Sheldon S, Ferber R, Kryger M. (editors). Principles and Practice of Pediatric Sleep Medicine. Elsevier Saunders, Philadelphia 2005:223-230.

2002

Brooks LJ. Genetic syndromes affecting breathing during sleep in children. In: Lee-Chiong T, Sateia MJ, Carskadon M (editors). Sleep Medicine. Hanley & Belfus, Philadelphia 2002:305-314

2001

Brooks LJ. Obstructive sleep apnea in children. In: Dozor AJ (editor). Primary Pediatric Pulmonology. Futura, Armonk 2001: 63-74.

2000

Brooks LJ. Genetic syndromes affecting breathing during sleep. In: Loughlin GM, Carrol JL, Marcus CL (editors). Sleep and Breathing in Children: A Developmental Approach. Marcel Dekker, New York 2000; 737-754.

1996

Brooks LJ, Hoppenbrouwers T, Ward SLD, Johnson P. Cardiorespiratory polygraphic monitoring during sleep. In: Stocks J, Sly P, Tepper RS, Morgan WJ, (editors). Infant Respiratory Function Testing Wiley-Liss, New York 1996;485-519.

1992

Brooks LJ. Sleep Disorders: Organic Causes. In: Reese RM (ed), Manual of Emergency Pediatrics, W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992;506-507.

Toltzis P and Brooks LJ. Bronchiolitis. In: Reese RM (ed), Manual of Emergency Pediatrics, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992;416-417.

Arnold JE and Brooks LJ. Respiratory distress and stridor. In: Reese RM (ed), Manual of Emergency Pediatrics, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992;396-397.

Brooks LJ. Hemoptysis. In: Reese RM (ed), Manual of Emergency Pediatrics, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992;367.

Brooks LJ. Cough. In: Reese RM (ed), Manual of Emergency Pediatrics, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992;334-335.

Brooks LJ. Respiratory failure. In: Reese RM (ed), Manual of Emergency Pediatrics, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992;198.

Brooks LJ. Infant Apnea. In: Reese RM (ed), Manual of Emergency Pediatrics, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, 1992;191-192.

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures

2017

Brooks LJ. American Academy of Pediatrics Celebration of Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine Orlando, FL

Brooks LJ. Gabapentin encarbil in the treatment of Restless Legs Syndrome in adolescents. University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

2016

Brooks LJ. Pectus Excavatum and Other Chest Wall Deformities. American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition San Francisco, CA

American College of Chest Physicians Pediatric Pulmonology Board Review Course Phoenix, AZ Chair

Brooks LJ. Airways Disease from Infancy to Adolescence Common Respiratory Infections in Your Practice. American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition Washington, DC

2015

Brooks LJ. China Respiratory Sleep Disorders in Children. Chinese Pediatric Society Annual Meeting Xiamen

Brooks LJ. A 9-year-old boy with ROHHAD Syndrome presenting as OSA. American College of Chest Physicians Montreal, Canada

Awards and Honors

2017, Samuel T. Kuna Excellence in Mentorship Award

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Board

Advance for Managers of Respiratory Care

Editorial Positions
Reviewer

American Family Physician
American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine
Annals of the American Thoracic Society
Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
British Medical Journal
Case Reports in Pediatrics
Chest
Clinical Pediatrics
International Journal of Sleep and Wakefulness
Journal of Applied Physiology
Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management
Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine
Journal of Pediatrics
Life Sciences
Neurology
Pediatric Drugs
Pediatric Emergency Care
Pediatric Pulmonology
Pediatric Research
Pediatrics
Respiration Physiology
Respiratory Care
Sleep
Sleep and Breathing
Transactions of Biomedical Engineering
World Journal of Pediatrics

Academic and Institutional Committees

2008-present, Institutional Review Board Pulmonary Scientific Pre-review Committee, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
2003- PL-1, Interview Committee, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

American Academy of Pediatrics

- 2014-present, Section Program Chair for the National Conference and Exhibition
- 2013-present, Executive Committee, Section on Pediatric Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine

2016-present, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Expert Panel (Recommended amount of sleep for pediatric populations)

American College of Chest Physicians
- 2011-present, Sleep Institute Steering Committee
- 2004-present, Steering Committee
- 1990-present, Section on Cardiopulmonary Sleep Disorders (now Sleep NetWork)

2000-present, American Thoracic Society, Clinical Practice Committee Advisory Group
1996-present, New Jersey Thoracic Society, Member

New Jersey Sleep Society

- 2010-present, President
- 2006-present, Trustee
- 1997-present, Member

1989-present, American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology Sub-board, Ad hoc Question Committee
1986-present, American Medical Association, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Technology Assessment Panel
1990-present, Society for Pediatric Research, Member
1986-present, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Member