- (2001) Release of his book, "The Breast Cancer Wars: Hope, Fear and the Pursuit of a Cure in Twentieth-Century America".
- (1998) Release of his book, "Contagion and Confinement: Controlling Tuberculosis on the Skid Road".
- (2004) Release of the book, "Journal: A Mother and Daughter's Recovery from Breast Cancer", by Lynn Redgrave and Annabel Clark. Introduction by Dr. Lerner.
- (2006) Release of his book, "When Illness Goes Public: Celebrity Patients and How We Look at Medicine".
- (October 2011) Release of his book, "One for the Road: Drunk Driving Since 1900".