CINDY LEE, MD

Cindy Lee, MD is an Assistant Professor in Residence in the Breast Imaging and Ultrasound subspecialties at the University of California, San Francisco. She received her medical degree from State University of New York in Stony Brook followed by an internal medicine internship at Winthrop University Hospital, NY. During her Diagnostic Radiology Residency training from 2009-2013 at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD, she also completed the ACR’s Stephen Amis Quality and Safety fellowship in 2012. This was followed by a breast and ultrasound fellowship at UCSF in 2014.

Dr. Lee has research interests in breast database analysis and quality improvement. She has been working on the preliminary data from the National Mammography Database (NMD) with the American College of Radiology, which is the fastest growing mammography database nationwide, collecting data on over 5 million mammograms as of 2013. She serves on the NMD Steering Committee since 2013.

Dr. Lee’s second main research interest is quality improvement and safety. She serves on the scientific program committee of the American College of Medical Quality since 2012 and organized the 2012 “National Workshop for Medical Quality” at Johns Hopkins Medical Center for over 100 students, residents and fellows. She also serves on the Radiographics panel for Quality Improvement at Radiological Society of North America since 2013.

Expertise:
Ultrasound and Breast Imaging, Quality Improvement

Specialty:
Breast imaging and fetal imaging

Professional Interests:
Ultrasound-guided interventions, quality improvement, screening mammography and database analysis

Education and Training:
• Medical School: State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook, NY
• Internship: Winthrop University Hospital, NY
• Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
• Fellowship: American College of Radiology, VA
• Fellowship: University of California, San Francisco