Dr. Lee graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL, where he also received his medical doctorate from the Feinberg School of Medicine, completing the Honors Program in Medical Education. He continued his post-graduate training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY in the department of obstetrics & gynecology and women’s health. During his residency, Dr. Lee earned the Samuel G. Oberlander, M.D. Memorial Award as best resident educator, and was appointed Administrative Chief Resident.
Recently, Dr. Lee completed a fellowship in gynecologic oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, where he was studying the effect of chimeric antigen receptor modified T cells in ovarian cancer. To date, he has written 20 publications and has been invited to discuss his work nationally and internationally.
Suidan RS, St Clair CM, Lee SJ, Barlin JN, Long Roche KC, Tanner EJ, Sonoda Y, Barakat RR, Zivanovic O,Chi DS. A comparison of primary intraperitoneal chemotherapy to consolidation intraperitoneal chemotherapy in optimally resected advanced ovarian cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Sep;134(3):468-72
Lee SJ, Calderon B, Gardner GJ, Mays A, Nolan S, Sonoda Y, Barakat RR, Leitao MM Jr. The feasibility and safety of same-day discharge after robotic-assisted hysterectomy alone or with other procedures for benign and malignant indications. Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Jun;133(3):552-5
Leitao MM Jr, Bartashnik A, Wagner I, Lee SJ, Caroline A, Hoskins WJ, Thaler HT, Abu-Rustum NR, Sonoda Y, Brown CL, Jewell EL, Barakat RR, Gardner GJ. Cost-effectiveness analysis of robotically assisted laparoscopy for newly diagnosed uterine cancers. Obstet Gynecol. 2014 May;123(5):1031-7
Seagle BL, Falter KJ 2nd, Lee SJ, Frimer M, Samuelson R, Shahabi S. Mullerian adenosarcoma of the cervix: report of two large tumors with sarcomatous overgrowth or heterologous elements. Gynecol Oncol Case Rep. 2014 May 5;9:7-10
Sandadi S, Gadzinski JA, Lee S, Chi DS, Sonoda Y, Jewell EL, Brown CL, Gardner GJ, Barakat RR, Leitao MM Jr. Fellowship learning curve associated with completing a robotic assisted total laparoscopic hysterectomy. Gynecol Oncol. 2014 Jan;132(1):102-6
Sandadi S, Lee S, Walter A, Gardner GJ, Abu-Rustum NR, Sonoda Y, Brown CL, Jewell E, Parameswaran R, Barakat RR, Leitao MM Jr. Incidence of venous thromboembolism after minimally invasive surgery in patients with newly diagnosed endometrial cancer. Obstet Gynecol. 2012 Nov;120(5):1077-83
Einstein MH, Klobocista M, Hou JY, Lee S, Mutyala S, Mehta K, Reimers LL, Kuo DYS, Huang GS, Goldberg GL. Phase II Trial of Adjuvant Pelvic Radiation "Sandwiched" Between Ifosfamide or Ifosfamide plus Cisplatin in Women with Uterine Carcinosarcoma. Gynecol Oncol. 2012 Jan;124(1):26-30
Gupta D, Gunter MJ, Yang K, Lee S, Zuckerwise L, Chen L, Goldberg GL, Huang GS: Performance of serum CA125 as a prognostic biomarker in patients with uterine papillary serous carcinoma. International Journal ofGynecological Cancer. 2011;21(3):529-534