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photo Jenifer E. Lee, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director of Medical Student Education, Division of Cardiology

Email: leeje@upmc.edu

Phone: 412-647-3860

Contact
Office: Cardiovascular Institute
200 Lothrop Street, Scaife Hall, Room S-561
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
 
Phone: 412-647-3860
Fax: 412-647-0568
E-mail: leeje@upmc.edu
Administrative Assistant:
Dana McHenry
Phone: 412-647-0360
Education and Training
Education
B.A., Boston University, Boston, MA, 1985
MD, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston MA, 1987
Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, Boston City Hospital/Boston University Medical Center, 1987
Resident in Internal Medicine, Boston City Hospital/Boston University Medical Center, 1990
Fellow in Cardiology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 1993
Clinical Interest
Dr. Lee sees patients with all types of cardiovascular disease in her outpatient practice at UPMC-Presbyterian Hospital, with a special emphasis on valvular disease and noninvasive imaging techniques. She is board certified internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases and is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. She is a diplomate of the Council of Nuclear Cardiology and has a Certificate of Special Competency in Comprehensive Adult Echocardiography from the American Society of Echocardiography. Dr. Lee is an active member of the echo and nuclear labs and rounds regularly in the Coronary Intensive Care Unit.
Educational Interest
Dr. Lee is actively involved in medical student and post-graduate education at UPMC. As Director of Medical Student Education, Dr. Lee leads educational initiatives for Pitt Medical students within the Division of Cardiology. She holds leadership positions within the School of Medicine, serving as Clerkship Director for the Cardiology Elective, Course Director for the Cardiology Sophomore Course, Co-director for the Integrated Workshops Course, and Coordinator for the Advanced Physical Exam (APE) Course. In these roles, Dr. Lee participates in course design and administration, faculty recruitment and mentorship, and student education. She interacts with students regularly as a course lecturer, small groups facilitator, and conference leader. Dr. Lee also regularly engages in resident and fellow education as a teaching attending in the CICU and in the echocardiography and nuclear cardiology labs. She was inducted into the Academy of Master Educators in the School of Medicine in 2015.
Notable Achievements
AOA Medical Honor Society, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2017
Kenneth E. Schuit Teaching Award, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2016
Excellence in Education Award, Course Director, SOM, 2015
Excellence in Education Award, Course Director, SOM, 2014
ACES Award, Physician Services Division, UPMC, 2014
Excellence in Education Award, Small Groups Facilitator, SOM, 2012
Outstanding Teacher Award, Department of Medicine, UPMC, 2005
Outstanding Teacher Award, Division of Cardiology, UPMC, 2001
Excellence in Education Award, Small Groups Facilitator, SOM, 1997
Outstanding Teacher Award, Division of Cardiology, UPMC, 1996