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Yee Ming Lee, PharmD

Assistant Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy


Mailing address:

University of Colorado 
Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Mail Stop C238
12850 E. Montview Blvd. V20-4121
Aurora, CO 80045

Office Location:

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Building (V20)
4th Floor
Room 4121

Contact:

Voice:   303-724-0532
Fax:     303-724-0979
E-Mail: yeeming.lee@ucdenver.edu​

Bio:
​Yee Ming Lee, PharmD,  joined the Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (SSPPS) on March 8, 2017 as an assistant professor with the Department of Clinical Pharmacy.  Dr. Lee received her Bachelor of Pharmacy, Honors degree of Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science and Master of Pharmaceutical Science degree from Monash University, Victorian College of Pharmacy in Victoria, Australia.  Yee Ming subsequently earned her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Pharmacy followed by a two year residency through UI Chicago, including year two in a Pharmacogenomics specialty residency.  She most recently served as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Chicago.  In addition, she has eight years of experience as a pharmacist at Alexandra Hospital in Singapore.   ​

Training and Education:​

  • Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacogenomics Fellowship, University of Chicago, IL (2015-2017)
  • Specialty Residency in Pharmacogenomics (PGY2), University of Illinois at Chicago, IL (2013-2014)
  • Pharmacy Practice Residency (PGY1) University of Illinois at Chicago, IL (2012-2013)
  • PharmD, University of Illinois at Chicago, IL (2012)
  • Master of Pharmaceutical Science, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Australia (2001)
  • Honors degree of Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Australia (1997)
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy, Victorian College of Pharmacy, Monash University, Australia (1996)

Clinical/Research Interest:

  • Clinical implementation of pharmacogenomics to impact patient care; bringing personalized medicine from bench to bedside; warfarin and clopidogrel pharmacogenomics; therapeutic management of diabetes and chronic kidney disease.

Professional Membership and Service:

  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy
  • American Society of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
  • American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy

Recent Publications:
  • Lee YM, McKillip RP, Borden BA, Klammer CE, Ratain MJ, O'Donnell PH. Assessment of patient perceptions of genomic testing to inform pharmacogenomics implementation. Pharmacogenet. Genomics. 2017;27(5):179-189. PMID 28267054.
  • Hussain S, Kenigsberg BB, Danahey K, Lee YM, Galecki PM, Ratain MJ, O'Donnell PH. Disease-drug database for pharmacogenomic-based prescribing. Clin. Pharmacol. Ther. 2016;100(2):179. PMID 26940584.
  • Ismail S, Lee YM, Patel M, Duarte JD, Ardati AK. Genotype- and phenotype-directed antiplatelet therapy selection in the patients with acute coronary syndrome. Expert Rev. Cardiovasc. Ther. 2014;12(11):1289-1303. PMID 25340283.
  • Lee YM, Eggen J, Soni V, Drozda K, Nutescu EA, Cavallari LH. Warfarin dose requirements in a patient with the CYP2C9*14 allele. Pharmacogenomics 2014, 15(7):909-914. PMID 24956244.
  • Lau AH, Lee YM. Does vitamin D supplementation improve health? In: Wu-Wong JR, ed. Why Does Vitamin D Matter? Chicago, Illinois: Bentham Science Publishers, 2012. Chapter 4, pp 41-56