Dr. Emily L. Germain-Lee is an associate professor of pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical expertise include genetic and metabolic bone disorders.
Dr. Germain-Lee is the director of bone research and the associate director of the Osteogenesis Imperfecta Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute. She established the Albright Clinic at Kennedy Krieger Institute, which provides care for medical issues and developmental disabilities caused by Albright hereditary osteodystrophy.
After earning her undergraduate degree in biochemical sciences from Harvard University, Dr. Germain-Lee received her medical degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and continued at Johns Hopkins for her internship and residency in pediatrics, as well as her fellowship in pediatric endocrinology. She has been on the faculty at Johns Hopkins since 1992. She joined the Kennedy Krieger Institute in 2010.
Dr. Germain-Lee’s clinical research and laboratory investigations are focused on Albright hereditary osteodystrophy and osteogenesis imperfecta.
Dr. Germain-Lee is the endocrinologist for the Greenberg Center for Skeletal Dysplasias in the Institute of Genetic Medicine at Johns Hopkins and for the Hunter Nelson Sturge-Weber Center at Kennedy Krieger Institute. She is vice president and a member of the board of the Human Growth Foundation and is an active member of two Johns Hopkins Institutional Review Board (IRB) committees and of the Pediatric Protocol Review Committee of the Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research.