Susan Ming Lee, MD, FRCPC, MAS
Health Sciences Clinical Instructor, Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Care, UCSF
Cancer Center Program MembershipsAffiliate Member
My research interests include perioperative smoking cessation and perioperative medication management. Research methods of interest range from small interventional randomized clinical trials to large database observational research using administrative data.
Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada, BScH, 10/2003, Biology & Physics
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, MD, 06/2007, Medicine
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, PGY1, 08/2008, Radiation Oncology
University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada, FRCPC (Residency), 06/2012, Anesthesiology
University of California, San Francisco, CA MAS 06/2015 Clinical Research (Epidemiology & Biostatistics)
University of California, San Francisco San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center Clinical Instructorship with Research Training Staff Anesthesiologist, Anesthesiology Service
University of California, San Francisco Clinical Instructorship with Research Training
Woodstock General Hospital, Woodstock, Ontario, Canada Associate Anesthesiologist
University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada Anesthesia Resident
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Radiation Oncology Resident
University of Toronto, Canada Jimma University, Ethiopia Summer International Research Student
University of British Columbia Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Summer Research Student
Honors & Awards
McMaster-Western University Resident Research Day First Prize
Honours Standing - Years I-IV Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Walter F. Watkins Scholarship - for high academic standing in the third year of medical school
XVI International AIDS Conference Scholarship Programme for Canadian Residents - for involvement with vulnerable communities and commitment to transfer knowledge obtained from AIDS 2006 Conference back to the communities
McCormick Scholarship - for interest in radiation oncology
Western Pennsylvania Health Preceptorship Program Summer Scholarship - for interest in exploring comprehensive healthcare in communities
University of Toronto International Health Program (UTIHP) Summer Scholarship - for undertaking a research project in a developing country
Mary L Cassidy Award - for extra-curricular contributions
- Lee SM, Takemoto S, Wallace AW. Association between Withholding Angiotensin Receptor Blockers in the Early Postoperative Period and 30-day Mortality: A Cohort Study of the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Anesthesiology. 2015 Aug; 123(2):288-306.
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- Lee SM, Landry J, Jones PM, Buhrmann O, Morley-Forster P. Long-term quit rates after a perioperative smoking cessation randomized controlled trial. Anesth Analg. 2015 Mar; 120(3):582-7.
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- Lee SM, Landry J, Jones PM, Buhrmann O, Morley-Forster P. The effectiveness of a perioperative smoking cessation program: a randomized clinical trial. Anesth Analg. 2013 Sep; 117(3):605-13.
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