Dr. Lee's major areas of research interest are cardiovascular disease, health policy, urban underserved, and global health. He currently serves on three USC committees, including the Core Measures Committee, Electronic Health Record Subcommittee, and the ITIC Committee.
Dr. Lee earned his medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He then went on to complete his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center.
Sera F, Jin Z, Russo C, Lee ES, Schwartz JE, Rundek T, Elkind MS, Homma S, Sacco RL, Di Tullio MR. Relationship of Office and Ambulatory Blood Pressure With Left Ventricular Global Longitudinal Strain. Am J Hypertens. 2015 Dec 7. View in: PubMed
Sera F, Jin Z, Russo C, Lee ES, Schwartz JE, Rundek T, Elkind MS, Homma S, Sacco RL, Di Tullio MR. Ambulatory Blood Pressure Control and Subclinical Left Ventricular Dysfunction in Treated Hypertensive Subjects. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Sep 22; 66(12):1408-9. View in: PubMed
Russo C, Jin Z, Sera F, Lee ES, Homma S, Rundek T, Elkind MS, Sacco RL, Di Tullio MR. Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction by Longitudinal Strain Is an Independent Predictor of Incident Atrial Fibrillation: A Community-Based Cohort Study. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Aug; 8(8):e003520. View in: PubMed