Michelle Lee | Civil Eats


Michelle Lee, MD, is a New York City-based doctor and writer who has written about New York food and culture for New York Magazine, Zagat, Eater, and Life & Thyme. She has given podcast interviews on NYC’s Koreatown, the best cookies in NYC, and what it was like working as a NYC healthcare worker during the height of COVID. Dr. Lee also works as a medical writer and editor and has published medical research on psychology, neurology, and coronavirus. She is a community activist and has written about rallying for the AAPI community during escalating anti-Asian hate for Stat News.

Is There a Light at the End of the COVID Tunnel for NYC Restaurants?

A woman chef stands in her new york city restaurant wearing a mask during the covid pandemic