Margaret S. Lee, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Dermatology

Margaret Lee
609 Albany St (J Bldg)


Margaret Lee, MD, PhD is an Assistant Professor and the Director of Pediatric Dermatology at the Boston University School of Medicine. She has earned awards for her teaching, innovation, and merit in the medical field. She is a member of multiple professional societies including the Pediatric Dermatology Research Alliance, the International Society for the Study of Vascular Anomalies, and the Society for Pediatric Dermatology. Dr. Lee founded the nonprofit Comfortable In Our Skin, a social media-based peer support website for youths struggling with skin issues. She also created educational videos on asthma in urban areas.

Other Positions

  • Assistant Professor, General Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine


  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • Boston University School of Medicine, PhD
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, BS


  • Published on 12/1/2017

    Liu KX, Prajapati VH, Liang MG, Mulliken JB, Lee MS. A cross-sectional survey of long-term outcomes for patients with diffuse capillary malformation with overgrowth. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 05; 78(5):1023-1025. PMID: 29203436.

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  • Published on 2/1/2017

    Liu KX, Raff AB, Lee MS. Painful Ulcerative Lesions on Bilateral Lower Extremities. JAMA Dermatol. 2017 Feb 01; 153(2):223-224. PMID: 27706472.

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  • Published on 8/1/2016

    LeBovidge JS, Elverson W, Timmons KG, Hawryluk EB, Rea C, Lee M, Schneider LC. Multidisciplinary interventions in the management of atopic dermatitis. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Aug; 138(2):325-34. PMID: 27497275.

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  • Published on 4/25/2014

    Lio PA, Lee M, LeBovidge J, Timmons KG, Schneider L. Clinical management of atopic dermatitis: practical highlights and updates from the atopic dermatitis practice parameter 2012. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2014 Jul-Aug; 2(4):361-9; quiz 370. PMID: 25017522.

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  • Published on 7/29/2013

    Lee MS, Liang MG, Mulliken JB. Diffuse capillary malformation with overgrowth: a clinical subtype of vascular anomalies with hypertrophy. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013 Oct; 69(4):589-94. PMID: 23906555.

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  • Published on 1/1/2010

    Lee MS, Liang MG. Sauers’s Manual of Skin Diseases (Hall BJ, Hall JC, eds.). Ch 30: Vascular Tumors. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Philadelphia, PA. 2010.

  • Published on 11/10/2009

    Lee MS, Yaar M, Eller MS, Rünger TM, Gao Y, Gilchrest BA. Telomeric DNA induces p53-dependent reactive oxygen species and protects against oxidative damage. J Dermatol Sci. 2009 Dec; 56(3):154-62. PMID: 19906512.

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