Radiology Personnel

Janie Lee, M.D., M.Sc.

Associate Professor
Section Chief, Breast Imaging
Director of Breast Imaging, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Co-Director, Health Services Research Center
Breast Imaging


Dr. Janie Lee is an associate professor of radiology at the University of Washington and clinical director of breast imaging at Seattle Cancer Care Alliance.

Dr. Lee completed her diagnostic radiology residency at the University of Pennsylvania, her clinical fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, and earned her master’s in health policy and management at the Harvard School of Public Health. She is a certified diplomate of the American Board of Radiology and a Fellow of the Society of Breast Imaging.

Dr. Lee aims to advance women’s health through a combination of clinical, research, and educational efforts. In the breast imaging clinic, she applies state-of-the-art technologies to diagnose breast cancer. Dr. Lee’s research focuses on integrating information about patient risk factors, cancer biology, and new imaging tests to improve how we diagnose new breast cancers or recurrences in survivors.

Recent Publications

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Cumulative risk distribution for interval invasive second breast cancers after negative surveillance mammography
Lee J., Abraham L., Lam D., Buist D., Kerlikowske K., Miglioretti D., Houssami N., Lehman C., Henderson L., Hubbard R.
Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2018 Jul:2070-2077

Underutilization of Supplemental Magnetic Resonance Imaging Screening among Patients at High Breast Cancer Risk
Miles R., Wan F., Onega T., Lenderink-Carpenter A., O'Meara E., Zhu W., Henderson L., Haas J., Hill D., Tosteson A., Wernli K., Alford-Teaster J., Lee J., Lehman C., Lee C.
Journal of Women's Health. 2018 Jun:748-754

Predictors of surveillance mammography outcomes in women with a personal history of breast cancer
Lowry K., Braunstein L., Economopoulos K., Salama L., Lehman C., Gazelle G., Halpern E., Giess C., Taghian A., Lee J.
Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2018 May:1-7

Breast biopsy intensity and findings following breast cancer screening in women with and without a personal history of breast cancer
Buist D., Abraham L., Lee C., Lee J., Lehman C., O'Meara E., Stout N., Henderson L., Hill D., Wernli K., Haas J., Tosteson A., Kerlikowske K., Onega T., Avins A., Benefield T., Bowles E., Bowman M., Burian D., Butler M., Chiapello E., Chicoine R., Dabbous F., De Bie E., Dodd T., Dolecek T., Eliassen S., Filocamo K., Frawley P., Gao H., Gard C., Geller B., Goodrich M., Greenwood-Hickman M., Groseclose C., Herschorn S., Hofmann M., Hughes A., Hubbard R., Hoots T., Howe K., Ichikawa L., Joe B., Kane D., Knop G., Luce C., Ma L., Macarol T., Mace J., Maeser J., Malvin K., Marsh K., Miglioretti D., Murphy A., Pelkey T., Quick D., Rabelhofer M., Rauscher G., Richmire K., Savioli S., Seger D., Sprague B., Tossas-Milligan K., Vu L., Weaver D., Weiss J., Yankaskas B., Zhu W.
JAMA Internal Medicine. 2018 Apr:458-468

Proposing New RadLex Terms by Analyzing Free-Text Mammography Reports
Bulu H., Sippo D., Lee J., Burnside E., Rubin D.
Journal of Digital Imaging. 2018 Mar:1-8

Lee J., Miglioretti D., Kerlikowske K., Lehman C.
Radiology. 2018 Feb:729

Ductal carcinoma in situ: Quantitative preoperative breast mr imaging features associated with recurrence after treatment
Luo J., Johnston B., Kitsch A., Hippe D., Korde L., Javid S., Lee J., Peacock S., Lehman C., Partridge S., Rahbar H.
Radiology. 2017 Dec:788-797

Specialty societies and breast cancer screening recommendations
Lee C., Scheel J., Lee J.
JAMA Internal Medicine. 2017 Dec:1871-1872

Maximizing value through innovations in radiologist-driven communications in breast imaging
Lee C., Lee J.
American Journal of Roentgenology. 2017 Nov:1001-1005

Performance benchmarks for screening Breast MR Imaging in community practice
Lee J., Ichikawa L., Valencia E., Miglioretti D., Wernli K., Buist D., Kerlikowske K., Henderson L., Sprague B., Onega T., Rauscher G., Lehman C.
Radiology. 2017 Oct:44-52