Yu-Lin Amy Lee, MD

Medical Instructor in the Department of Pediatrics
Medical Instructor in the Department of Medicine
Campus mail 4020 North Roxboro Street, Durham, NC 27704
Phone (919) 620-5333
Email address ayl7@dm.duke.edu

Education and Training

Duke University

Medical School?
National Yang Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan

Duke University - Medicine/Pediatrics

Career and Research Goals

  • Primary care with a focus on the medically complex population and transitions
  • Hospice/palliative medicine
  • Interest in telemedicine and global health

Honors, awards and distinctions

  • Deborah W. Kredich Award for Most Influential Resident (2017)
  • Lecocq Award for Outstanding Senior Resident Talk (2017)

About me

  • Samaritan Health Center, Durham, NC: Volunteer since 2015 - helping to provide free medical care to the homeless and underserved population.
  • Tenwek Hospital, Bomet, Kenya: Global health elective in Medicine and Pediatrics from January-March 2017.
  • Fluent in Taiwanese and Mandarin Chinese.

Education and Training

  • Hospice and Pallative Medicine Fellowship, Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine, 2017 - 2019
  • Med-Peds Residency, Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine, 2013 - 2017
  • M.D., National Yang Ming University (Taiwan), 2011


Jordan, Megan, Patricia M. Keefer, Yu-Lin Amy Lee, Kristin Meade, Jennifer M. Snaman, Joanne Wolfe, Arif Kamal, and Abby Rosenberg. “Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Caring for Children.” J Palliat Med 21, no. 12 (December 2018): 1783–89. https://doi.org/10.1089/jpm.2018.0482.

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