Personal profile

Dr. Lee received his first faculty appointment in 1994 as an Instructor in the Department of Ophthalmology, Neurology, and Neurosurgery at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He became an Associate Professor there in 1998 and a member of the key clinical faculty in the following year. In 2000, Dr. Lee joined the faculty at the University of Iowa in Iowa City, IA as an Associate Professor and later a full Professor in the Department of Ophthalmology, Neurology, and Neurosurgery. He serves on the editorial boards of 12 journals including the American Journal of Ophthalmology, Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology, and Eye and is the Editor in Chief of the Journal of Academic Ophthalmology. Dr. Lee is a recipient of the Honor Award, Secretariat Award, and Senior Achievement Award from the American Academy of Ophthalmology. Resident training is a particular interest of Dr. Lee. He has published several papers on teaching and competency testing methods in ophthalmology residency programs. Dr. Lee joined Houston Methodist Hospital and Research Institute in 2009 and is currently Chair of the Blanton Eye Institute at Houston Methodist Hospital and Professor of Ophthalmology, Neurology, and Neurosurgery at the Weill Cornell Medical College.

Research interests

Dr. Lee is interested in optic nerve disorders and, in particular, tumors of the optic nerve. He is involved in ophthalmic graduate medical education and in the teaching and assessing of the ACGME competencies.

Keywords

    Free-text keywords

  • Optic nerve, Visual field loss, Double vision, Nystagmus

    Research Area Keywords

  • Clinical Translation & Trials
  • Neurosciences

External positions

Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology, Baylor College of Medicine

Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology, UTMB-Galveston

Adjunct Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

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Ophthalmology
Concept: Ophthalmology
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Papilledema
Concept: Papilledema
Weight: 59%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Pseudotumor Cerebri
Concept: Pseudotumor Cerebri
Weight: 56%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Concept: Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
Weight: 52%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Optic Nerve Diseases
Concept: Optic Nerve Diseases
Weight: 51%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Optic Nerve
Concept: Optic Nerve
Weight: 48%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Giant Cell Arteritis
Concept: Giant Cell Arteritis
Weight: 46%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Concept: Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Weight: 39%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Visual Acuity
Concept: Visual Acuity
Weight: 35%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Ophthalmoplegia
Concept: Ophthalmoplegia
Weight: 33%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Andrew G. Lee is tagged with the concept

Research outputs

Optic neuropathy in extramedullary, blast crisis of chronic myeloid leukemia

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Primary central nervous system lymphoma of the optic chiasm

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

An overview of spaceflight-associated neuro-ocular syndrome (SANS)

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Projects

AOCT - QRK207

Project: Clinical Trial

Fellowship funds for support of Dr. Nagham Al-Zubidi

Project: Non ProfitFoundation/Non-Profit Funding

NAION

Project: Clinical Trial

Journals

Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology

ISSNs: 1070-8022

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Journal

71

Ophthalmology

ISSNs: 0161-6420

Elsevier

Journal

70

Survey of Ophthalmology

ISSNs: 0039-6257

Elsevier

Journal

43

Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology

ISSNs: 0008-4182

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1715-3360

Canadian Ophthalmological Society

Journal

43

Neuro-Ophthalmology

ISSNs: 0165-8107

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1744-506X

Informa Healthcare

Journal

35
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Andrew G. Lee

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Department of Pathology & Genomic Medicine

Organizational unit: Departments

16

Department of Neurosurgery

Organizational unit: Departments

10

Department of Radiology

Organizational unit: Departments

9

Stanley H. Appel Department of Neurology

Organizational unit: Departments

9

Department of Medicine

Organizational unit: Departments

2
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Shared Pub. External Organizations

Baylor College of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

109

Houston Methodist Research Institute

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95

University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

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UT Medical Branch at Galveston

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Weill Medical College of Cornell University

External organization: Unknown

22
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Andrew G. Lee

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

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Shared Pub. External co-authors

Arielle Spitze

External person

31

Paul W. Brazis

External person

30

Karl C. Golnik

External person

27

Randy Kardon

External person

23

Michael L. Morgan

External person

22
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Andrew G. Lee

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