Lynn Gardner, MD, MBA, FAAP

Lynn Gardner, MD, MBA, FAAP 



Program Director

Pediatric Residency Program
Location: Hurt Building
Phone: 404-756-1371


Emory University School of Medicine

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Degree: Bachelor of Science, Biology

Research Interests

  • Social Determinants of Health
  • Identification and Intervention in Clinical Practice

Clinical Interests

  • Social Determinants of Health Integration in Patient Care
  • Primary Care/Preventive Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics



a. Published and Accepted Research Articles (clinical, basic science, other) in Refereed Journals:

  • Gardner S, Brown MJ, Archie C, Binns H, Cross V, Dietrich K, Gunderson S, Johnson V, Kite L, Malone J, McLaine P, Walsh R, Williams D. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Advisory Committee on Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention, Education Workgroup. Educational Interventions for Children Affected by Lead. 75 pp. Published.
  • Aditee Narayan, Heather McPhillips, Marsha Anderson, Lynn Gardner, Jerry Larrabee, Sue Poynter, Keith Mann, and Nancy Spector. Strengthening the Associate Program Director Workforce: Needs Assessment and Recommendations. Academic Pediatrics, Vol 14, Issue 4. p. 332-334. Published.
  • Gardner S, Geller R, Mangla A, Hannigan R, Sun Y, Staley F. Evaluating Oral Fluid as a Screening Tool for Lead Poisoning. Analytical Toxicology, Nov. 2016. Published

b. Book Chapter:

  • Gardner, Sher. (2010). Sickle Cell Disease. Shah S & Frank G (Eds.), The Inpatient Pediatrics Work-up (pp). 310-317. Baltimore: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Publications.

Honors and Awards

  • Humanitarian Award for Compassionate Patient/Family Centered Care 2011
  • Teacher of the Year - General Pediatrics 2016