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Audrey S. Yee, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics


   Phone: 720-777-1234 (TBD)
   E-mail: (TBD)

Section of Child Neurology, Department of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital Colorado


Audrey S. Yee, MD, earned her medical degree in 1991 from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. At the University of Colorado School of Medicine, she completed her Adult Neurology Residency and three Fellowships–Basic Neurophysiology, Clinical Neuromuscular/ Neurodiagnostics, and Clinical Research (Epilepsy Foundation of America) - in 1996, 1997, 1998, and 2000, respectively. Dr. Yee joined the faculty of the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital Colorado in 2004. She currently serves as a Co-Medical Director of the Neurology Clinic at Children’s Colorado.

Dr. Yee's NINDS-funded research is directed at understanding the basic mechanisms of anticonvulsants and antiepileptogenic compounds and the cellular mechanisms of epilepsy. Her clinical interests include epilepsy and headache and comorbid mood disorders.

  • Member, American Academy of Neurology 8th Annual Neurology on the Hill (NOH) Legislative Advocacy Program, 2010
  • Junior Investigator Travel Award, Curing Epilepsy 2007, Washington, DC, 2007
  • Career Development Symposium: American Academy of Neurology and National Institutes of Neurological Diseases, San Diego, California, 2005

Publications in PubMed

  • Swiercz W, Cios K, Hellier J, Yee A, Staley KJ. Effects of synaptic depression and recovery on synchronous network activity. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2007 Apr;24(2):165-74. [PMID: 17414972]
  • Diao L, Staley K, Yee AS. Modulation of CA3 epileptiform activity by sodium channel antagonists. American Epilepsy Society 59th Annual Meeting; Dec 2-6; 2005. Washington, DC.
  • Woods C, Rapp C, Staley K, Yee A. Modulation of epileptiform activity by alkalosis is calcium and use dependent. Society for Neuroscience 35th Annual Meeting; Nov 12-16; 2005. Washington, DC.