Joyce Li, MD, MPH

Adjunct Instructor, Pediatrics

Joyce Li


Dr. Li received her MD in Medicine from the University of Illinois in Chicago. She did a Pediatrics residency at Stanford Lucile Packard Hospital for Children in Palo Alto, California. She then completed a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at Texas Children’s Hospital at Baylor College of Medicine. She obtained an MPH in Epidemiology at University of Texas in Houston.

Dr. Li’s main research interest includes investigating the quality of pediatric emergency care in community EDs and pediatric interfacility transfers. She has done previous work in triage teams and the role of primary care providers in emergency department utilization.

Other Positions

  • South Shore Hospital


  • University of Illinois, MD
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, MPH
  • University of Illinois, BS


  • Published on 8/20/2015

    Lessenich EM, Kimia AA, Mandeville K, Li J, Landschaft A, Tsai A, Bachur RG. The Frequency of Postreduction Interventions After Successful Enema Reduction of Intussusception. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Sep; 22(9):1042-7. PMID: 26292193.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/1/2012

    Li J, Patel B, Giardino AP, Battenfield KA, Macias CG. Comparison of primary physician patterns of and attitudes on emergency department use. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Dec; 28(12):1353-60. PMID: 23187997.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/4/2012

    Li J, Monuteaux MC, Bachur RG. Interfacility transfers of noncritically ill children to academic pediatric emergency departments. Pediatrics. 2012 Jul; 130(1):83-92. PMID: 22665410.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 8/1/2011

    Li J, Caviness AC, Patel B. Effect of a triage team on length of stay in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Aug; 27(8):687-92. PMID: 21811202.

    Read at: PubMed

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