A sample of Built Environment Projects that Dr. Karen Lee has been involved in is found below:


Integrating Health, Physical Activity, and Healthy Food and Beverage Access

1. Via Verde, Bronx, NY, USA

Check out a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation article on Via Verde here.

Check out photos from the Via Verde gallery below.

2. The Melody, Bronx, NY, USA

3. Intervale Green, Bronx, NY, USA

4. Arbor House, Bronx, NY, USA

Check out photos from the Arbor House gallery below.


1. Riverside Health Center, NY, NY, USA

2 Gotham Center, NYC Department of Health and  Mental Hygiene Headquarters                                                         

- integration of LEED Pilot Credit "Design for Active Occupants" as well as supports for healthy eating such as tap water bottle refilling stations and kitchens on each floor, and amenities to support breastfeeding.