Lewis E. Braverman, MD

Professor, Medicine

Lewis Braverman
75 E. Newton St Evans Building


Expertise in physiology and pathophysiology of the thyroid including effects of environmental pollutants and iodine on thyroid function.

Other Positions

  • Active Staff Hospital Privileges, Medicine, Boston Medical Center


  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
  • Harvard College, AB


  • Published on 9/7/2018

    Hutchings N, Aghajanova E, Baghdasaryan S, Qefoyan M, Sullivan C, He X, van der Haar F, Braverman L, Bilezikian JP. Constituent analysis of iodine intake in Armenia. Public Health Nutr. 2018 Nov; 21(16):2982-2988. PMID: 30189914.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/6/2018

    Knight BA, Shields BM, He X, Pearce EN, Braverman LE, Sturley R, Vaidya B. Effect of perchlorate and thiocyanate exposure on thyroid function of pregnant women from South-West England: a cohort study. Thyroid Res. 2018; 11:9. PMID: 30002731.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/1/2018

    Bruce GM, Corey LM, Pearce EN, Braverman LE, Pleus RC. Determination of Thresholds of Radioactive Iodine Uptake Response With Clinical Exposure to Perchlorate: A Pooled Analysis. J Occup Environ Med. 2018 Apr; 60(4):e199-e206. PMID: 29200191.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 2/27/2018

    Preston EV, Webster TF, Oken E, Claus Henn B, McClean MD, Rifas-Shiman SL, Pearce EN, Braverman LE, Calafat AM, Ye X, Sagiv SK. Maternal Plasma per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substance Concentrations in Early Pregnancy and Maternal and Neonatal Thyroid Function in a Prospective Birth Cohort: Project Viva (USA). Environ Health Perspect. 2018 02 27; 126(2):027013. PMID: 29488882.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/1/2017

    Lee SY, McCarthy AM, Stohl H, Ibrahim S, Jeong C, Braverman LE, Ma W, He X, Mestman JH, Schuller KE, Jahreis KA, Pearce EN, Leung AM. Urinary Iodine, Perchlorate, and Thiocyanate Concentrations in U.S. Lactating Women. Thyroid. 2017 Dec; 27(12):1574-1581. PMID: 29130403.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/5/2017

    Leung AM, Braverman LE, Pearce EN. Erratum: History of U.S. Iodine Fortification and Supplementation; Nutrients 2012, 4, 1740-1746. Nutrients. 2017 Sep 05; 9(9). PMID: 28872601.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/1/2017

    Kim SSR, He X, Braverman LE, Narla R, Gupta PK, Leung AM. Letter to the Editor. Endocr Pract. 2017 07; 23(7):885-886. PMID: 28703651.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/9/2017

    von Oettingen J, He X, Jean-Baptiste E, Altenor K, Farwell A, Braverman LE. Use of Bouillon Cubes Is a Major Source of Alleviating Iodine Deficiency in Haiti. Thyroid. 2017 06; 27(6):861-862. PMID: 28385121.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/23/2017

    Willard DL, Young LS, He X, Braverman LE, Pearce EN. IODINE CONTENT OF ENTERAL AND PARENTERAL NUTRITION SOLUTIONS. Endocr Pract. 2017 Jul; 23(7):775-779. PMID: 28332879.

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  • Published on 2/3/2017

    Preston EV, McClean MD, Claus Henn B, Stapleton HM, Braverman LE, Pearce EN, Makey CM, Webster TF. Associations between urinary diphenyl phosphate and thyroid function. Environ Int. 2017 Apr; 101:158-164. PMID: 28162782.

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