Yuna Lee

Yuna Lee

Yuna Lee

Assistant Professor
Health Policy and Management


722 West 168th Street, R476
New York NY 10032


Yuna S.H. Lee, PhD, MPH, is an Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management, at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. She is a health care management researcher, and studies how the health care industry can promote innovation and improvement from within their care delivery organizations by fostering staff creativity. She teaches Managerial and Organizational Behavior in the Masters of Health Administration program. Dr. Lee holds an MPH and PhD from the Yale School of Public Health, and has experience working in public health departments, academic medical centers, consultancies and research think tanks, in New York City and internationally.



PhD, 2017, Yale University
MPH, 2009, Yale School of Public Health
Other, 2009, University of Western Australia

Other Affiliations

Member, Academy of Management
Member, AcademyHealth

Honors & Awards

2017, Best Paper, Health Care Management Division, the Academy of Management
2017, Inclusion in Academy of Management Proceedings

Areas of Expertise

Implementation Science, Health Systems Strengthening, Healthcare Industry, Healthcare Management, Healthcare Providers, Healthcare Workers, Quality of Care
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