Lisa Daniels, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine


Dr. Daniels grew up in Tampa, Florida. She completed her undergraduate degree in Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Florida. She received her medical degree from the University of South Florida.  She completed her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in critical care medicine at Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN where she served as chief fellow. During that time, she worked under the direction of Dr. Pritish Tosh examining the impact of time to antibiotics in treatment of febrile neutropenia. She joined the faculty at Emory in 2017 as an assistant professor of medicine.

Dr. Daniels’ research interests include work in the area of quality improvement. Her work has focused on quality improvement improving efficiency in processes and systems that are time sensitive, including massive blood transfusions and extra-corporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation (ECPR). She also focused on improving the assessment and management of intensive care unit delirium and post intensive care syndrome. In addition to quality improvement she has an interest in medical education and teaching students, residents and fellows.

When she is not working, Dr. Daniels enjoys spending time with her dogs, running and visiting national and state parks.