Lia Album grew up in Asia and Europe and attended the Lycée Francais in London. In 1979 she moved to Israel where she lived on a kibbutz for three years and then served for two years in the Israeli Army. She received her Bachelors of Science and Masters of Science in Nursing from Columbia University. Prior to joining Westside Pediatrics, Lia worked in the Operating Rooms at Beth Israel Medical Center and New York Presbyterian in Pediatric Surgery. In 1989, Lia began working in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Mount Sinai Medical Center. She is a fellow of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners and a member the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP). She is certified by the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB). Lia served on her local Board of Health for many years, including three years as its President. Lia is fluent in both French and Hebrew. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and three children. She has been in practice at Westside Pediatrics since 2003.