Stephanie L. Lee, MD, PhD
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition & Weight Management

MD, University of California, San Diego
PhD, University of California, San Diego

National expert in: the clinical management of thyroid disorders; the sonography of the thyroid and superficial neck; and the clinical management of thyroid cancer.

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Boston Medical Center

2015 American Thyroid Association: Woman of the Year
2011-2015 US News and World Report: Top Doctors
2010-2017 Castle Connolly: Top Doctors
2010-2015 Consumers’ Research Council of America: America’s Top Physician
2007 Boston Medical Center: Robert Dawson Evans Clinician Award
2001-2017 Best Doctors in American Database
1999 Whitehall Research Award
1998 New England Medical Center: Research Award
1998 Charles A. King Trust Medical Foundation Fellowship
1997 American Thyroid Association: Lanier Research Award
1996 Tupper Research Award
1995 Charlton Research Award
1993 Boots Pharmaceutical Research Award
1990 National Institutes of Health FIRST Award
1990 Charles E. Culpeper Foundation Scholarship in Medical Science
1987 New England Medical Center Hospitals: Biomedical Research Support Grant

Neuron-Specific Thyroid Hormone (T3) Regulation of Hypothalamic TRH Gene Expression
09/01/2000 - 03/31/2003 (PI)
Whitehall Foundation, Inc.

Characterization of Thyroid Nodules by Quantitative Ultrasound
12/22/2016 - 11/30/2019 (PI)

CIM RD001469
06/15/2017 - 06/15/2019 (PI)
Roche Diagnostics Corp

Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Guan H, Matonis D, Toraldo G, Lee SL. Clinical Significance of Thyroid-Stimulating Hormone Receptor Gene Mutations and/or Sodium-Iodine Symporter Gene Overexpression in Indeterminate Thyroid Fine Needle Biopsies. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2018; 9:566.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30319546.
  2. Hanna GJ, Busaidy NL, Chau NG, Wirth LJ, Barletta JA, Calles A, Haddad RI, Kraft S, Cabanillas ME, Rabinowits G, O'Neill A, Limaye SA, Alexander EK, Moore FD, Misiwkeiwicz K, Thomas T, Nehs M, Marqusee E, Lee SL, Jänne PA, Lorch JH. Genomic Correlates of Response to Everolimus in Aggressive Radioiodine-refractory Thyroid Cancer: A Phase II Study. Clin Cancer Res. 2018 04 01; 24(7):1546-1553. PMID: 29301825.
  3. White PS, Pudusseri A, Lee SL, Eton O. Intermittent Dosing of Dabrafenib and Trametinib in Metastatic BRAFV600E Mutated Papillary Thyroid Cancer: Two Case Reports. Thyroid. 2017 Sep; 27(9):1201-1205.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28805135.
  4. Likhterov I, Tuttle RM, Haser GC, Su HK, Bergman D, Alon EE, Bernet V, Brett E, Cobin R, Dewey EH, Doherty G, Dos Reis LL, Klopper J, Lee SL, Lupo MA, Machac J, Mechanick JI, Milas M, Orloff L, Randolph G, Ross DS, Rowe ME, Smallridge R, Terris D, Tufano RP, Urken ML. Improving the adoption of thyroid cancer clinical practice guidelines. Laryngoscope. 2016 Nov; 126(11):2640-2645. PMID: 27074952; DOI: 10.1002/lary.25986;.
  5. Pearce EN, Lee SL, Weiss R, Magner J, Garber JR, Campion FX, Leung AM. Unique obstacles to establishing thyroid cancer registries. J Clin Transl Endocrinol. 2016 Mar; 3:12-13.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29159122.
  6. Haser GC, Tuttle RM, Su HK, Alon EE, Bergman D, Bernet V, Brett E, Cobin R, Dewey EH, Doherty G, Dos Reis LL, Harris J, Klopper J, Lee SL, Levine RA, Lepore SJ, Likhterov I, Lupo MA, Machac J, Mechanick JI, Mehra S, Milas M, Orloff LA, Randolph G, Revenson TA, Roberts KJ, Ross DS, Rowe ME, Smallridge RC, Terris D, Tufano RP, Urken ML. ACTIVE SURVEILLANCE FOR PAPILLARY THYROID MICROCARCINOMA: NEW CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE HEALTH CARE SYSTEM. Endocr Pract. 2016 May; 22(5):602-11.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26799628; DOI: 10.4158/EP151065.RA;.
  7. Mehra S, Tuttle RM, Milas M, Orloff L, Bergman D, Bernet V, Brett E, Cobin R, Doherty G, Judson BL, Klopper J, Lee S, Lupo M, Machac J, Mechanick JI, Randolph G, Ross DS, Smallridge R, Terris D, Tufano R, Alon E, Clain J, DosReis L, Scherl S, Urken ML. Database and registry research in thyroid cancer: striving for a new and improved national thyroid cancer database. Thyroid. 2015 Feb; 25(2):157-68.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25517683; DOI: 10.1089/thy.2014.0270;.
  8. Wu H, Sun Y, Ye H, Yang S, Lee SL, de las Morenas A. Anaplastic thyroid cancer: outcome and the mutation/expression profiles of potential targets. Pathol Oncol Res. 2015 Jul; 21(3):695-701.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25588542; DOI: 10.1007/s12253-014-9876-5;.
  9. Azar FK, Lee SL, Rosen JE. Medullary thyroid cancer: an update for surgeons. Am Surg. 2015 Jan; 81(1):1-8. PMID: 25569037.
  10. Leung AM, Avram AM, Brenner AV, Duntas LH, Ehrenkranz J, Hennessey JV, Lee SL, Pearce EN, Roman SA, Stagnaro-Green A, Sturgis EM, Sundaram K, Thomas MJ, Wexler JA. Potential risks of excess iodine ingestion and exposure: statement by the american thyroid association public health committee. Thyroid. 2015 Feb; 25(2):145-6.View Related Profiles. PMID: 25275241; PMCID: PMC4321767; DOI: 10.1089/thy.2014.0331;.
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