Lena Sun, MD

Board Certifications: 
Pediatrics, Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology
Treats Children
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Overview

Academic Appointments

  • Emanuel M. Papper Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics at CUMC

Administrative Titles

  • Vice Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Chief, Division of Pediatric Anesthesia

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Gender

  • Female

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Insurance Accepted

Aetna

  • EPO
  • HMO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • NYP Employee Plan
  • NY Signature
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Signature Administrators
  • Student Health

AgeWell

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • Special Needs Plan

Capital District Physician Health Plan

  • Capital District Physician Health Plan

Cigna

  • EPO
  • Great West
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO

Emblem/GHI

  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Emblem/HIP

  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • EPO
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare

  • MagnaCare

MVP Health Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Oxford Health Plans

  • Freedom
  • Liberty

UnitedHealthcare

  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine CUNY
  • Internship: Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Residency: Long Island Jewish Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pediatric Anesthesiology

Research

Grants

NEURODEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOMES IN INFANTS RECEIVING OPIOID-REPLACEMENT PHARMACOTHERAPY FOR NEONATAL OPIOID WITHDRAWAL SYNDROME (Federal Gov)

Sep 23 2019 - Sep 22 2023

ULTRASOUND EVALUATION OF GASTRIC EMPTYING TIME IN NEONATES (Private)

Jan 1 2019 - Dec 31 2019

IMPROVING CLINICAL OUTCOME IN CHILDREN WITH WILLIAMS-BUEREN SYNDROME: SUMMARY OF THE EXPERIENCE OF A SINGLE CENTER (COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER) & PREPARATION FOR THE DESIGN OF A CLINICAL DATABASE (Private)

Feb 1 2017 - Jan 31 2018

SMARTTOTSGRANT FOR PANDA SYMPOSIUM, DAY 2 (Private)

Oct 1 2015 - Sep 30 2016

PEDIATRIC ANESTHESIA NEURO DEVELOPMENT ASSESSMENT (PANDA) STUDY (Private)

Jul 1 2013 - Jun 30 2015

SAFETY OF KEY INHALED AND INTRAVENOUS DRUGS IN PEDIATRICS (SAFEKIDS) INITIATIVE (Federal Gov)

Sep 19 2008 - Jun 30 2012

PLANNING OF PEDIATRICS ANESTHESIA AND NEURODEVELOPMENT ASSES SMENT (PANDA) (Federal Gov)

Mar 1 2010 - Feb 28 2011