Personal profile

Dr. Lee graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Harvard College, where he was a John Harvard Scholar and elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.  After obtaining his Doctorate of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Lee completed internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.  Dr. Lee subsequently completed his nephrology fellowship at UCSF while simultaneously obtaining a Master of Advanced Study in Clinical Research from the UCSF Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics.  At UCSF, he was honored with a Teaching Excellence Award for Cherished Housestaff (TEACH) and the Andy I. Choi Memorial Scholarship.

Dr. Lee is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at both Weill Cornell Medical College and the Houston Methodist Institute of Academic Medicine, as well as Adjunct Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University College of Medicine.  He is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology, an AHSCP Certified Hypertension Specialist, and a member of the American Society of Transplantation.  He is Board-certified in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology.

Keywords

    Research Area Keywords

  • Clinical Care
  • Clinical Translation & Trials

External positions

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Feb 1 2019 → …

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Texas A&M College of Medicine

Oct 31 2018 → …

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Acute Kidney Injury
Concept: Acute Kidney Injury
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Dialysis
Concept: Dialysis
Weight: 75%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Kidney
Concept: Kidney
Weight: 58%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Chronic Kidney Failure
Concept: Chronic Kidney Failure
Weight: 51%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Drug Administration Schedule
Concept: Drug Administration Schedule
Weight: 24%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Central Muscle Relaxants
Concept: Central Muscle Relaxants
Weight: 24%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Hypertension
Concept: Hypertension
Weight: 22%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Unnecessary Procedures
Concept: Unnecessary Procedures
Weight: 19%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Malformations of Cortical Development
Concept: Malformations of Cortical Development
Weight: 19%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Temporal Arteries
Concept: Temporal Arteries
Weight: 18%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Benjamin J. Lee is tagged with the concept

Research outputs

Hypertension in CKD: Core Curriculum 2019

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

The Kidney in Congenital Cyanotic Heart Disease

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Predicting Renal Recovery After Dialysis-Requiring Acute Kidney Injury

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Journals

BMC Nephrology

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1471-2369

BioMed Central

Scopus rating (2018): CiteScore 2.34 SJR 0.9 SNIP 0.894

Journal

3

American Journal of Kidney Diseases

ISSNs: 0272-6386, 1523-6838

W.B. Saunders Ltd

Journal

2

Kidney International

ISSNs: 0085-2538

Nature Publishing Group

Journal

1

Methodist DeBakey Cardiovascular Journal

ISSNs: 1947-6094

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1947-6108

Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, United States

Journal

1

Neuroscience

ISSNs: 0306-4522

Elsevier Limited

Journal

1
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Benjamin J. Lee

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Shared Pub. External Organizations

University of California at San Francisco

External organization: Academic

5

Houston Kidney Consultants, Houston, Texas, USA.

External organization: Unknown

2

Houston Methodist Institute for Academic Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA.

External organization: Unknown

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Diabetes Center

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2

Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA.

External organization: Unknown

2
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Benjamin J. Lee

Shared Pub. External co-authors

Chi Yuan Hsu

External person

8

Charles E. McCulloch

External person

5

Raymond K. Hsu

External person

5

Alan S. Go

External person

3

Rishi V. Parikh

External person

3
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Benjamin J. Lee

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