Lynn A Meister, MD

Meister Lynn A
Pediatric Palliative Care

Primary Office
1150 N 35th Ave
Suite 100
Hollywood, FL 33021
Alternate Location
1951 SW 172 Avenue
Suite 204
Miramar, FL 33029

Meet the Physician

Pediatric Team Physician, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care of Broward County, 2004-present

Dr. Lynn Meister is board-certified in pediatrics, pediatric hematology/oncology and hospice and palliative medicine. Dr. Meister is an alumna of The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. Her postgraduate training includes a pediatric internship and residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center; an American Cancer Society clinical oncology fellowship; and a fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Dr. Meister is a former instructor in pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Her professional memberships include the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, and the Children's Oncology Group. 

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Awards and honors
Voted Best Doctor in US News and World Report, 2013
Recipient of the Hyundai Hope on Wheels Award, 2011
  • Nomination to National Residency Review Committee, 1987
  • Election to Alpha Omega Alpha, National Medical Honor Society, 1986
  • Bela Schick Pediatric Society Prize, 1986
  • National Institute of Health Short-Term Research Training Program Grant, 1983
  • SmithKline Beecham Medical Perspective Fellowship award by the National Fund for Medical Education, 1982
  • George E. Downing Prize in Art History, 1981
Professional organizations
  • Children’s Oncology Group, 2003-present
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida Medical Advisory Council, 2002-present
  • Pediatric Oncology Group, 1992-2003
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1992-present
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology, 1992-present
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, 1986-1992
  • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Medical Center Pediatric House Staff Recruiting Committee, 1987-1989
  • American Medical Student Association, 1982-1989
  • American Medical Association, 1982-1986
  • The Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation, 1979-1990
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center Pediatric Oncology Summer Camp Organizing Committee, 1982-1986
  • The Mount Sinai Medical Center Library Committee, 1982-1986


  • Mount Sinai Hospital Center, 1986
  • University Of Miami-Jackson Memorial Hospital, 1989, Pediatrics
  • Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia, 1992, Pediatric Oncology and Hematology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatric Oncology and Hematology
  • American Board of Pediatrics-Pediatrics