Associate Professor of Pediatrics


Beatrice Lechner is a neonatologist with a special interest in perinatal palliative care, neonatal bioethics, breastfeeding in the NICU and global neonatal health. 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 as well as an NIH-funded Pediatric Scientist Development Program fellowship at Brown University Women & Infants Hospital, she joined the Brown faculty in 2006.

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