Radiology Personnel

Janie Lee, MD, MSc

Professor of Radiology
Section Chief, Breast Imaging
Director of Breast Imaging, FHCC

Breast Imaging


Dr. Janie Lee is a professor of radiology at the University of Washington and clinical director of breast imaging at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center (FHCC).

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 (via Semantic Scholar)

Comparative Performance of Contrast-enhanced Mammography, Abbreviated Breast MRI, and Standard Breast MRI for Breast Cancer Screening.
Marissa B. Lawson, S. Partridge, D. Hippe, et al. - Published 2023 - RADIOLOGY

Multi-pilot implementation experiences of patient-centered pathology reports: lessons learned for the advancement of patient-centered tools for cancer decision-making
Elizabeth J. Austin, M. Kilgore, C. Ko, et al. - Published 2023 - CANCER CAUSES AND CONTROL

Performance of statistical and machine learning risk prediction models for surveillance benefits and failures in breast cancer survivors.
Yu-Ru Su, D. Buist, Janie M. Lee, et al. - Published 2023 - CANCER EPIDEMIOLOGY, BIOMARKERS AND PREVENTION

National Performance Benchmarks for Screening Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: Update from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium.
Christoph I. Lee, L. Abraham, D. Miglioretti, et al. - Published 2023 - RADIOLOGY

Variation in second breast cancer risk after primary invasive cancer by time since primary cancer diagnosis and estrogen receptor status
K. Lowry, L. Ichikawa, R. Hubbard, et al. - Published 2023 - CANCER

Semiannual Breast US or MRI Screening in Patients with a Personal History of Breast Cancer.
S. Ha, Janie M. Lee, Seonggon Kim, et al. - Published 2023 - RADIOLOGY

Breast cancer risk characteristics of women undergoing whole‐breast ultrasound screening versus mammography alone
B. Sprague, L. Ichikawa, J. Eavey, et al. - Published 2023 - CANCER

Impact of Surveillance Mammography Intervals Less Than One Year on Performance Measures in Women With a Personal History of Breast Cancer
Janie M. Lee, L. Ichikawa, K. Wernli, et al. - Published 2023 - KOREAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY

Cumulative Advanced Breast Cancer Risk Prediction Model Developed in a Screening Mammography Population.
K. Kerlikowske, Shuai Chen, Marzieh K Golmakani, et al. - Published 2022 - JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE

Trends in Annual Surveillance Mammography Participation Among Breast Cancer Survivors From 2004 to 2016.
K. Lowry, Katherine Callaway, Janie M. Lee, et al. - Published 2022 - THE JOURNAL OF THE NATIONAL COMPREHENSIVE CANCER NETWORK