Boston Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Pui Lee is a Pediatric Rheumatologist at Boston Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. He completed the MD-PhD program at the University of Florida and subsequently finished residency and fellowship training at Boston Children’s Hospital. His research interests include autoinflammatory diseases and myeloid cell biology. His lab studies the role of immunometabolism in the development and differentiation of monocytes, a type of white blood cells that incites inflammation, with the goal of identifying treatment targets for inflammatory diseases. In addition, Dr. Lee is interested in the mechanism of immune activation in autoinflammatory diseases. He has ongoing projects focused on macrophage activation syndrome and a rare disease called deficiency of adenosine deaminase 2 (DADA2).