Beatrice E. Lechner Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Beatrice Lechner is a neonatologist with a special interest in mechanisms of preterm birth as well as perinatal palliative care. She obtained her MD degree from the University of Frankfurt, Germany in 1997. After completing her residency training at Yale University-Bridgeport Hospital and her fellowship training at Brown University Women & Infants Hospital, she joined the Brown faculty in 2006. In addition to her clinical work, she studies extracellular matrix mechanisms of preterm premature rupture of fetal membranes as well as perinatal palliative care.

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