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Jeffrey Lee, MD

Title(s)Assistant Clinical Professor, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Palo Alto VA Medical CenterAdvanced endoscopic imaging and therapy2014Medicine (Mentor: Roy Soetikno, Tonya Kaltenbach)
    University of California San FranciscoGastroenterology2014Medicine
    University of California San DiegoInternal Medicine2011Medicine
    University of California San DiegoMedicine (MD)2008Medicine
    University of California San DiegoMasters in Clinical Research2007Medicine
    University of California BerkeleyBachelors of Arts2002Letters and Sciences
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    NIH/NCI2016  - 2021NIH/NCI K07 Career Development Award
    AGA2015  - 2018AGA Research Scholar Award
    ACG2015  - 2018ACG Junior Faculty Development Award
    AGA2015Top Reviewer for Gastroenterology
    AGA2014AGA Academic Skills Workshop Scholarship
    AccreditEd2013Salix Fellowship2Leadership Award
    NIH2012  - 2014NIH Loan Repayment Program
    Sylvia Allison Kaplan Foundation2012  - 2013Sylvia Allison Kaplan Clinical Research Grant
    UCSD2010Kenneth Kaushansky Research Award
    UCSD2010Kaiser Excellence in Teaching Award
    UCSD2009Intern of the Year Award

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    1. Singal AG, Gupta S, Lee J, Halm EA, Rutter CM, Corley D, Inadomi J. Importance of determining indication for colonoscopy: implications for practice and policy original. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2014 Dec; 12(12):1958-63.e1-3. PMID: 25606584.
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    2. Lee JK, Terdiman JP, Corley DA. Multitarget stool DNA testing for colorectal-cancer screening. N Engl J Med. 2014 07 10; 371(2):186. PMID: 25006739.
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    3. Corley DA, Jensen CD, Marks AR, Zhao WK, Lee JK, Doubeni CA, Zauber AG, de Boer J, Fireman BH, Schottinger JE, Quinn VP, Ghai NR, Levin TR, Quesenberry CP. Adenoma detection rate and risk of colorectal cancer and death. N Engl J Med. 2014 Apr 03; 370(14):1298-306. PMID: 24693890.
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    4. Lee JK, Liles EG, Bent S, Levin TR, Corley DA. Accuracy of fecal immunochemical tests for colorectal cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 04; 160(3):171. PMID: 24658694.
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    5. Lee JK, Cameron RG, Binmoeller KF, Shah JN, Shergill A, Garcia-Kennedy R, Bhat YM. Recurrence of subsquamous dysplasia and carcinoma after successful endoscopic and radiofrequency ablation therapy for dysplastic Barrett's esophagus. Endoscopy. 2013 Jul; 45(7):571-4. PMID: 23592390.
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    6. Lee JK, Levin TR, Corley DA. The road ahead: what if gastroenterologists were accountable for preventing colorectal cancer? Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Mar; 11(3):204-7. PMID: 23432901.
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    7. Lee JK, Bettencourt R, Brenner D, Le TA, Barrett-Connor E, Loomba R. Association between serum interleukin-6 concentrations and mortality in older adults: the Rancho Bernardo study. PLoS One. 2012; 7(4):e34218. PMID: 22514624.
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    8. Lee JK, Groessl EJ, Ganiats TG, Ho SB. Cost-effectiveness of a mailed educational reminder to increase colorectal cancer screening. BMC Gastroenterol. 2011 Aug 25; 11:93. PMID: 21867492.
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    9. Lee JK, Chan AT. Molecular Prognostic and Predictive Markers in Colorectal Cancer: Current Status. Curr Colorectal Cancer Rep. 2011 Jun 01; 7(2):136-144. PMID: 21572547.
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    10. Huang SC, Lee JK, Smith EJ, Doctolero RT, Tajima A, Beck SE, Weidner N, Carethers JM. Evidence for an hMSH3 defect in familial hamartomatous polyps. Cancer. 2011 Feb 01; 117(3):492-500. PMID: 20845481.
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    11. Lee JK, Bhargava V, Mittal RK, Ghosh P. Achalasia, alcohol-stasis, and acute necrotizing esophagitis: connecting the dots. Dig Dis Sci. 2011 Feb; 56(2):612-4. PMID: 20552400.
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    12. Jung B, Gomez J, Chau E, Cabral J, Lee JK, Anselm A, Slowik P, Ream-Robinson D, Messer K, Sporn J, Shin SK, Boland CR, Goel A, Carethers JM. Activin signaling in microsatellite stable colon cancers is disrupted by a combination of genetic and epigenetic mechanisms. PLoS One. 2009 Dec 14; 4(12):e8308. PMID: 20011542.
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    13. Lee JK, Reis V, Liu S, Conn L, Groessl EJ, Ganiats TG, Ho SB. Improving fecal occult blood testing compliance using a mailed educational reminder. J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Nov; 24(11):1192-7. PMID: 19774423.
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    14. Lee JK, Carethers JM, Ghosh P. ArterioVenous Malformation within Jejunal Diverticulum: an unusual cause of massive gastrointestinal bleeding. Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2009; 2009:384506. PMID: 19753317.
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    15. Ramamoorthy SL, Lee JK, Luo L, Mintz Y, Cullen J, Easter DW, Savu MK, Chock A, Carethers J, Horgan S, Talamini MA. The inflammatory response in transgastric surgery: gastric content leak leads to localized inflammatory response and higher adhesive disease. Surg Endosc. 2010 Mar; 24(3):531-5. PMID: 19688397.
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    16. Park FD, Lee JK, Madduri GD, Ghosh P. Generalized megaviscera of lupus: refractory intestinal pseudo-obstruction, ureterohydronephrosis and megacholedochus. World J Gastroenterol. 2009 Jul 28; 15(28):3555-9. PMID: 19630114.
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    17. Ramamoorthy SL, Lee JK, Mintz Y, Cullen J, Savu MK, Easter DW, Chock A, Mittal R, Horgan S, Talamini MA. The impact of proton-pump inhibitors on intraperitoneal sepsis: a word of caution for transgastric NOTES procedures. Surg Endosc. 2010 Jan; 24(1):16-20. PMID: 19551440.
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    18. Lee JK, Van Dam J, Morton JM, Curet M, Banerjee S. Endoscopy is accurate, safe, and effective in the assessment and management of complications following gastric bypass surgery. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009 Mar; 104(3):575-82; quiz 583. PMID: 19262516.
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    19. Chung H, Young DJ, Lopez CG, Le TA, Lee JK, Ream-Robinson D, Huang SC, Carethers JM. Mutation rates of TGFBR2 and ACVR2 coding microsatellites in human cells with defective DNA mismatch repair. PLoS One. 2008; 3(10):e3463. PMID: 18941508.
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    20. Lee JK, Ghosh P, McWhorter V, Payne M, Olson R, Krinsky ML, Ramamoorthy S, Carethers JM. Evidence for colorectal sarcomatoid carcinoma arising from tubulovillous adenoma. World J Gastroenterol. 2008 Jul 21; 14(27):4389-94. PMID: 18666331.
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    21. Lee JK, Kum J, Ghosh P. Nonmetastatic cancer of the colon associated with pyogenic liver abscess. Am J Gastroenterol. 2008 Mar; 103(3):798-9. PMID: 18341498.
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    22. Lee JK, Kum J, Ghosh P. Education and imaging. Gastrointestinal: glycogenic acanthosis. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2007 Sep; 22(9):1550. PMID: 17716357.
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    23. Lee JK, Obrzut SL, Yi ES, Deftos LJ, Bouvet M. Incidental finding of metastatic papillary thyroid carcinoma in a patient with primary hyperparathyroidism. Endocr Pract. 2007 Jul-Aug; 13(4):380-3. PMID: 17669714.
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