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Research Interests

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

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. She is pursuing clinical research in several areas, including diabetes during pregnancy and perinatal HIV.

Dr. Yee cares for patients with a wide range of maternal and fetal complications during pregnancy. She is also a co-leader of the Women's HIV Program and also has a particular interest in diabetes during pregnancy.

Training Experience

2012Residency, University of California- San Francisco Medical Center
2015Fellowship, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

MPH, Northwestern University

… → 2008

MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 2008

Research interests

  • Diabetes
  • HIV Infection
  • Health Disparities
  • Health Literacy
  • Health Services Research
  • Medical Decision Making
  • Pregnancy and Childbirth (including high risk)
  • Women's Health / Women's Reproductive Health

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Grants 2014 2024

Gestational Diabetes
Pregnancy Outcome
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Health Behavior
Pregnant Women
Pregnant Women
Diabetes Mellitus

Research Output 2010 2019

  • 620 Citations
  • 70 Article
  • 5 Review article
  • 3 Letter
  • 2 Comment/debate
2 Citations (Scopus)

Association between the Degree of Twin Birthweight Discordance and Perinatal Outcomes

Kim, L. H., Caughey, A. B., Yee, L. M. & Cheng, Y. W., Jan 1 2019, In : American journal of perinatology. 36, 9, p. 969-974 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
Birth Certificates
Vital Statistics
Marital Status
Obstetric Delivery
Umbilical Arteries

Association of Fast Food and Supermarket Density with Neonatal Outcomes of Pregnancies Affected by Gestational Diabetes

Battarbee, A. N. & Yee, L. M., Jan 1 2019, In : American journal of perinatology. 36, 13, p. 1405-1411 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fast Foods
Gestational Diabetes
Pregnancy Outcome
Gestational Age

Barriers and Facilitators to Recurrent Preterm Birth Prevention among Low-Income Women: A Qualitative Study

Yee, L. M., Leziak, K., Jackson, J. & Miller, E. S., Jan 1 2019, In : American journal of perinatology. 36, 9, p. 955-963 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Premature Birth
Postpartum Period
Hispanic Americans
Social Support

Combined antiretroviral therapy for HIV and the risk of hypertensive disorders of pregnancy: A systematic review

Premkumar, A., Dude, A. M., Haddad, L. B. & Yee, L. M., Jul 1 2019, In : Pregnancy Hypertension. 17, p. 178-190 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Pregnant Women
Advisory Committees