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FACULTY

Lisa M. J. Lee



Associate Professor​

Lisa M. J. Lee, Ph.D.

Cell and Developmental Biology
Ph.D., Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Iowa, 2005

Research Interest​

Developing innovative, cutting-edge virtual educational resources and effective pedagogies for the health science professionals and students

Contact

Office Location: Building 500, Room N5207C

Mailing Address:

Mail Stop F435
13001 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Phone: 303-724-7460
Email: Lisa.L.Lee@ucdenver.edu

Departmental Affiliations

Cell and Developmental Biology

Graduate Program Affiliations

Modern Human Anatomy Program

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Weinkle L, Stratford J, Lee LMJ. (2019) Voice in Digital Education: The Impact of Instructor’s Perceived Gender and Age on Student Learning and Evaluation. Anatomical Sciences Education. In Press

Das M, Ettarh R, Lowrie DJ, Rengasamy P, Lee LMJ, Williams J, Guttmann G. (2019) A Guide to Competencies, Educational Goals, and Learning Objectives for Teaching Medical Histology in an Undergraduate Medical Education Setting. Medical Science Educator. In Press

Koury HF, Leonard CJ, Carry PM, Lee LMJ.(2018) An Expert Derived Feed Forward Histology Module Improves Pattern Recognition Efficiency in Novice Students. Anatomical Sciences Education. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30586223

Lee LMJ, Goldman HM, Hortsch M. (2018) The Virtualmicroscopy database – sharing digital microscope images for research and education. (Featured on the Cover) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ase.1774/full

Das M, Claeson KM, Lowrie DJ, Bolender DL, Fredieu JR, Guttmann G, Conway ML, Ghosh T, Edmondson AC, Cork J, Regasamy P, Lee LMJ, Williams J, Oberg KC.(2018) Embryology for Medical Students: Recommended Competencies from the ‘Task Forces in Anatomical Sciences’, a Community from the American Association of Anatomists (AAA). Medical Science Educator; (Accepted with minor revision, Nov, 2017)

Pascoe MA, Lee LMJ. (2017) Is there any “depth” to light field photography use in anatomy education? Medical Science Educator; https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40670-017-0410-8

Doubleday A,Lee LMJ. (2016) Dissecting the voice: health professions students’ perceptions of instructor age and gender in an online environment and the impact on evaluations for faculty. Anatomical Science Educator; http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ase.1609/epdf

Gonzales F, Post MD, Lee LMJ. (2016) Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease: A Comprehensive Lesson in Pathology, Embryology, Histology and Anatomy. MedEdPORTAL; https://www.mededportal.org/publication/10352

Lee LMJ, Gould DJ. (2014) Educational Implications of a Social Networking Application, TwitterTM, for Anatomical Sciences. Medical Science Educator; http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40670-014-0048-8.

Russell R, Lee LMJ. (2014) Gross Anatomy of the Spinal Cord: An Online Learning Module. MedEdPORTAL; https://www.mededportal.org/publication/97533

Yen PY, Hollar MR, Griffy H, Lee LMJ. (2014) Students’ Expectations on an Online Histology Course: a Qualitative Study. Medical Science Educator; http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40670-014-0022-5

Sylvester P, Gould DJ, Lee LMJ. (2013) The Cerebral Arterial System: A Visual Recall Device. MedEdPORTAL; https://www.mededportal.org/publication/9394

Sylvester P, Gould DJ, Lee LMJ. (2012) The Cranial Nerves and Foramina: A Visual Recall Device. MedEdPORTAL; https://www.mededportal.org/publication/9244

Burk D, Lee LMJ, Lambert HW. Embryology and Histology Education in North American Dental Schools: The Basic Science Survey Series. Journal of Dental Education. (Accepted – 9/14/12); In press.

Lee LMJ, Rollin NW, Gould DJ (2012).  The Educational Value of Online Mastery Quizzes in a Human Anatomy Course for First-Year Dental Students.  Journal of Dental Education 76:1195-1199.  http://www.jdentaled.org/content/76/9/1195.full.pdf+html

Suarez AA, Nagel RW, Hurtubise LC, Lee LMJ. Video Delivery of Basic Uterine Cervix Histopathology Content: A Web-Based Experiement. Submitted to Anatonical Sciences Education (12/16/11); under review.

Detton A, Kenz E, Lee LMJ. Regional Dissection of the Human Female Pelvis. Accepted with revision. MedEdPORTAL (revised submission 12/28/11).

Lee LMJ, Gould DJ. Evaluation of Mastery Quizzes in a First-Year Professional-Level Foundational Science Course. Accepted (11/10/11), in press. Journal of Dental Education.

Detton AJ, Lee LMJ. (2011) Regional Dissection of the Human Brain. MedEdPORTAL; www.mededportal.org/publication/9016.

Parker J, Lee LMJ. (2011) The Oral Cavity: A study of the Development, Anatomy and Histology of the Oral Cavity. MedEdPortal; http://services.aamc.org/30/mededportal/servlet/s/segment/mededportal/?subid=8428.

Vranic S, Gatalica Z, Deng H, Frkovic-Grazio S, Lee LMJ, Gurjeva O, Wang ZY. (2011) ER-α36, a Novel Isoform of ER- α66, is Commonly Expressed in Apocrine and Adenoid Cystic Carcinomas of the Breast. J Clin Pathol. 64(1):54-57.

Vranic S, Frkovic-Grazio S, Lamovec J, Serdarevic F, Gurjeva O, Palazzo J, Bilalovic N, Lee LMJ, Gatalica Z (2010) Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the breast have low topoisomerase II expression but frequently overexpress epidermal growth factor protein without epidermal growth factor gene amplification. Human Pathology. 41:1617-1623.

Vranic S, Tawfik O, Palazzo J, Bilalovic N, Eyzaguirre E, Lee LMJ, Adegboyega P, Hagenkord J, Gatalica Z. (2010) EGFR and HER-2/new Expression in Invasive Apocrine Carcinoma of the Breast. Modern Pathology. 23:644-653 (Featured article)

Lee LMJ, Cao J, Chen P, Gatalica Z, Wang ZY. (2008) ER-α36, a Novel Variant of ER- α, is Expressed in ER-Positive and-Negative Human Breast Carcinomas. AntiCancer Research. 28:479-484.

Vranid S, Bilalovid N, Lee LMJ, Krušlin B, Lilleberg SL, Gatalica Z. (2007) PIK3CA and PTEN Mutations in Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma of the Breast Metastatic to Kidney. Human Pathology. Sep;39(9):1425-31.

Sarma DP, Wang JF, Bewtra C, Lee LMJ. (2007) Verrucous Carcinoma Arising in a Chronic Non-Healing Ulcer of the Foot of a Diabetic Patient. The Internet Journal of Dermatology. 2007 Mar:Volume5 Number1

Lee LMJ, Seftor EA, Bonde G, Cornell RA, Hendrix MJ. (2005) The Fate of Human Malignant Melanoma Cells Transplanted into Zebrafish Embryos: Assessment of Migration and Cell Division in the Absence of Tumor Formation. Developmental Dynamics. Aug;233(4):2560-70.

Hendrix MJ, Seftor RE, Seftor EA, Gruman LM, Lee LMJ, Nickoloff BJ, Miele L, Sheriff DD, Schatteman GC. (2002) Transendothelial Function of Human Metastatic Melanoma Cells: Role of the Microenvironment in Cell-Fate Determination. Cancer Research. Feb 1;62(3): 665-8.

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Editor, BRS Cell Biology and Histology 6th Edition. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Phildadelphia, PA. 2018.

Creator & Adminintrator, Virtual Microscopy Database. http://virtualmicroscopydatabase.org/

Author, Lippincott’s Pocket Histology. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Philadelphia, PA. 2013. http://www.amazon.com/Lippincotts-Pocket-Histology-Series/dp/1451176139

Contributor, The Brain, Nervous System, and its Diseases: An Encyclopedia of Neuroscience and Neurology. ABC-CLIO 2014 encyclopedia. 2014. http://www.abc-clio.com/

Creator, Virtual histology laboratory with instructor simulation tools. 2014. http://leeshistology.com

Creator, Virtual Histology Laboratory at the Ohio State University. 2011. http://histology.osumc.edu

Chief Editor, Newsletter for Anatomical Sciences Section for the ADEA 2011, 2012.

Contributor, Bone Histology: An Anthropological Perspective. CRC Press. Histological images. http://www.crcpress.com/product/isbn/9781439866917;jsessionid=DHcaT5uwwSNRKXkgk79-Bg**

Contributor, 55 histology images for Marieb and Hoehn’s Human Anatomy & Physiology 9th edition. Pearson Benjamin Cummings. Publication in 2011. http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Human-Anatomy-Physiology-with-MasteringAPreg/9780321696397.page

Contributor, 175 histology images for Practice Anatomy Lab Version 3.0. Pearson Benjamin Cummings. Publication in 2011. http://www.pearsonhighered.com/educator/product/Practice-Anatomy-Lab-30/9780321682116.page

Editor, Creighton University Department of Pathology Resident’s Autopsy Manual, 2007 Edition & 2008 Edition

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2016-2019 Member (elected), Educational Affairs Committee, American Association of Anatomists
2014- Founding Organizer and Administrator, Digital Histology Interest Group, American Association of Anatomists
2016- Administrator, Virtual Microscopy Database http://virtualmicroscopydatabase.org/
2014 Councilor (member elected), American Association for Clinical Anatomists
2016-2019 Member (elected), Educational Affairs Committee, American Association of Anatomists
2014- Founding Organizer and Administrator, Digital Histology Interest Group, American Association of Anatomists
2016- Administrator, Virtual Microscopy Database http://virtualmicroscopydatabase.org/
2012- Histology Expert of the National Board Anatomic Sciences Test Construction Committee, Joint Commission on National Dental Examinations, American Dental Association
2012-2015 Elected Member, Professional Development Committee, American Association of Anatomists
2011-2013 Presidential Appointee to the Financial Affairs Committee, American Association for Clinical Anatomists
2011-2012 Chair of the Anatomical Sciences section of the American Dental Education Association
2010-2011 Chair-elect of the Anatomical Sciences section of the American Dental Education Association
2010-2011 Chair of the Basic Sciences Caucus of the American Dental Education Association
2010- Elected Member of Education Committee of the American Association of Pathologists’ Assistant
2009-2010 Secretary of the Anatomical Sciences section of the American Dental Education Association
2009-2010 Secretary of the Basic Sciences Caucus of the American Dental Education Association
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