Photo of Begem Lee, M.D.


Pediatric Hospital Medicine


San Diego County

3020 Children's Way
MC 5064
San Diego, CA 92123


Pediatric Hospital Medicine


Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

Dartmouth Medical School


UC San Diego


UC San Diego

Board Certifications

Pediatric Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics


Dr. Begem Lee is a pediatric hospitalist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assocaite clinical professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She graduated from Dartmouth Medical School and completed her pediatric residency at Rady Children's Hospital and UC San Diego. She served as a pediatric chief resident and then continued her training through a fellowship in pediatric hospital medicine at Rady Children's Hospital.

She is interested in medical education and teaches medical students and pediatric residents from UC San Diego in addition to residents from various programs. She has won several awards for her dedication to teaching. She is involved with clinical research, and her interests include high-value care and quality improvement.

Dr. Lee is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and Society of Hospital Medicine.

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