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Monica Elizabeth Lemmon, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Assistant Professor in Population Health Sciences
Core Faculty in the Duke Initiative for Science & Society
Core Faculty Member, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy
Campus mail: DUMC 3936, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 668-0477
Email address: monica.lemmon@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Neonatal Neurosciences, Johns Hopkins Medicine, 2014 - 2015
  • Pediatric Residency, Child Neurology, Johns Hopkins Medicine, 2011 - 2014
  • Pediatric Residency, Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Medicine, 2010 - 2011
  • Internship, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Department Of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Medicine, 2009 - 2010
  • M.D., Harvard Medical School, 2009

Publications

Boss, R. D., M. E. Lemmon, R. M. Arnold, and P. K. Donohue. “Communicating prognosis with parents of critically ill infants: direct observation of clinician behaviors.” J Perinatol 37, no. 11 (November 2017): 1224–29. https://doi.org/10.1038/jp.2017.118.

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LeBlanc, Thomas William, Karen Scherr, Annabel Wang, Monica Lemmon, and Peter A. Ubel. “Risk tolerance and attitudes toward chemotherapy: Who chooses palliative treatment when cure is possible?” In Journal of Clinical Oncology, 35:10054–10054. American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), 2017. https://doi.org/10.1200/jco.2017.35.15_suppl.10054.

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Lemmon, Monica E., Renee D. Boss, Sonia L. Bonifacio, Audrey Foster-Barber, A James Barkovich, and Hannah C. Glass. “Characterization of Death in Neonatal Encephalopathy in the Hypothermia Era.” J Child Neurol 32, no. 4 (March 2017): 360–65. https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073816681904.

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Lemmon, Monica E., Pamela K. Donohue, Charlamaine Parkinson, Frances J. Northington, and Renee D. Boss. “Parent Experience of Neonatal Encephalopathy.” J Child Neurol 32, no. 3 (March 2017): 286–92. https://doi.org/10.1177/0883073816680747.

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Adami, Rebecca R., Maureen E. Grundy, Andrea Poretti, Ryan J. Felling, Monica Lemmon, and Ernest M. Graham. “In Reply.” Obstet Gynecol 129, no. 2 (February 2017): 389–90. https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001885.

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Lemmon, Monica E., Matthias W. Wagner, Thangamadhan Bosemani, Kathryn A. Carson, Frances J. Northington, Thierry A. G. M. Huisman, and Andrea Poretti. “Diffusion Tensor Imaging Detects Occult Cerebellar Injury in Severe Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy.” Dev Neurosci 39, no. 1–4 (2017): 207–14. https://doi.org/10.1159/000454856.

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Lemmon, Monica E., and Roy E. Strowd. “Right Brain: Breaking bad news: Communication education for neurology trainees.” Neurology 87, no. 24 (December 13, 2016): e285–87. https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000003433.

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Blumenthal-Barby, J. S., Laura Loftis, Christy L. Cummings, William Meadow, Monica Lemmon, Peter A. Ubel, Laurence McCullough, Emily Rao, and John D. Lantos. “Should Neonatologists Give Opinions Withdrawing Life-sustaining Treatment?” Pediatrics 138, no. 6 (December 2016). https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-2585.

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LeBlanc, Thomas William, Karen Scherr, Annabel Wang, Monica Lemmon, and Peter A. Ubel. “Who chooses palliative chemotherapy when a cure is possible? Results of a risk tolerance survey of laypersons.” In Journal of Clinical Oncology, 34:35–35. American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), 2016. https://doi.org/10.1200/jco.2016.34.26_suppl.35.

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Adami, Rebecca R., Maureen E. Grundy, Andrea Poretti, Ryan J. Felling, Monica Lemmon, and Ernest M. Graham. “Distinguishing Arterial Ischemic Stroke From Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy in the Neonate at Birth.” Obstet Gynecol 128, no. 4 (October 2016): 704–12. https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000001631.

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