Lisa Saiman, <span>MD, MPH</span>

Lisa Saiman, MD, MPH

Pediatric Infectious Diseases (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)
Pediatrics (Board Certified)
Languages: Spanish
One of America's Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors


Dr. Lisa Saiman is currently a Professor of Pediatrics and has served as the Hospital Epidemiologist at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital for over two decades. Dr. Saiman is the Chair of the Department of Pediatrics’ Committee on Appointments and Promotions (CoAP) and the Associate Vice Chair for Faculty Development. Her primary research and clinical interests are hospital epidemiology and healthcare-associated infections across the spectrum of healthcare, ranging from the neonatal ICU to cystic fibrosis to pediatric long-term care with a particular focus on respiratory viruses. 

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Albert Einstein College of Medicine - Yeshiva University

Internship: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

Residency: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

Fellowship: Babies & Children's Hospital - Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center

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Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC

2016                            Recipient, Samberg Scholar in Children’s Health                 

2014                            Physician Champion, NYP Patient-centered Care     

Awarded for leadership in Ebola Preparedness Effort and Biocontainment ICU development and staff training

2014                               Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) Lectureship Award

                                  Selected by SHEA to present at IDWeek annual meeting

                                  “Perspectives of a Pediatric Practitioner”

2014                            Quality Symposium Award, NYP Healthcare System            

Pediatric Surgical Care Improvement Project: Improving Perioperative Prophylaxis and Reducing Surgical Infection Rates                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

2009                            Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Richard C. Talamo Distinguished Clinical Achievement Award