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Christoph Lee, M.D., M.S., M.B.A.

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Dr. Christoph Lee is Professor of Radiology at the University of Washington (UW) School of Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Health Services at the UW School of Public Health, and Staff Physician at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. Dr. Lee’s research focuses on breast cancer screening technology assessment for which he has obtained grants from the National Institutes of Health, American Cancer Society, and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.

He is the lead or co-lead editor of five books spanning the basic sciences, evidence-based medicine, and medical imaging, distributed internationally by McGraw-Hill and Oxford University Press. Dr. Lee has authored or co-authored more than 150 peer-reviewed journal articles and chapters. He has served on the editorial boards of three leading specialty journals: Radiology, the American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR), and the Journal of the American College of Radiology (JACR).

Dr. Lee earned his BA cum laude from Princeton University, his MD cum laude from Yale University, and completed his radiology residency at Stanford University. He completed both a breast imaging fellowship and a two-year health policy fellowship as a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholar at UCLA, where he earned his MS in health services research. Dr. Lee also earned his MBA in healthcare management from Johns Hopkins University with election to the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society.

Recent Publications (via Semantic Scholar)

Interval and Subsequent Round Breast Cancer in a Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Digital Breast Tomosynthesis and Digital Mammography Screening.
S. Hofvind, N. Moshina, Å. Holen, et al. - Published 2021 - RADIOLOGY

Comparative Access to and Use of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis Screening by Women’s Race/Ethnicity and Socioeconomic Status
Christoph I. Lee, Wei-wei Zhu, T. Onega, et al. - Published 2021 - JAMA NETWORK OPEN

The Provocative: A Glimpse Into Radiology’s Future.
R. Omary, Caroline Chung, Christoph I. Lee - Published 2021 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY : JACR

Comparing Screening Outcomes for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis and Digital Mammography by Automated Breast Density in a Randomized Controlled Trial: Results from the To-Be Trial.
N. Moshina, H. Aase, A. S. Danielsen, et al. - Published 2020 - RADIOLOGY

Evaluation of Combined Artificial Intelligence and Radiologist Assessment to Interpret Screening Mammograms
Thomas Schaffter, D. Buist, Christoph I. Lee, et al. - Published 2020 - JAMA NETWORK OPEN

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Your Radiology Practice: Case Triage, Staffing Strategies, and Addressing Revenue Concerns
Christoph I. Lee, S. Raoof, Samir B. Patel, et al. - Published 2020 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY

Identifying Effective Supplemental Screening Strategies for Women with a Personal History of Breast Cancer.
Christoph I. Lee, Janie M. Lee - Published 2020 - RADIOLOGY

Artificial intelligence in breast cancer screening: primary care provider preferences.
N. Hendrix, B. Hauber, Christoph I. Lee, et al. - Published 2020 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL INFORMATICS ASSOCIATION : JAMIA

Facility Variability in Examination Indication Among Women With Prior Breast Cancer: Implications and the Need for Standardization.
D. Buist, L. Ichikawa, K. Wernli, et al. - Published 2020 - JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RADIOLOGY : JACR

Screening for Breast Cancer.
A. Narayan, Christoph I. Lee, C. Lehman - Published 2020 - THE MEDICAL CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA