Catherine J. Lee, MD, MS

Dr. Catherine J. Lee MD
Faculty Member

Catherine J. Lee, MD, MS

Associate Professor
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutch

Fax: 206.667.5899
Mail Stop: D5-296

Dr. Catherine J. Lee is a medical oncologist with clinical expertise in blood and marrow transplantation (BMT) and cellular therapy. She specializes in autologous and allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation for the treatment of malignant and benign hematologic diseases in adult patients.  Dr. Lee focuses on the long-term follow-up of patients who have received stem cell transplantation or other immune-cellular therapies. Her research portfolio includes design of clinical trials to mitigate chronic GVHD and other late effects of transplant, implementing interventions to improve access to high-quality post-transplant care, and optimizing quality of life.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Associate Professor, Division of Medical Oncology
University of Washington School of Medicine


Stanford University, 2015, Blood and Marrow Transplantation Fellowship

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2014, Hematology/Oncology Fellowship

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 2011, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship

New York University School of Medicine, 2007, MD

Johns Hopkins University, 1996, BA, Public Health

Research Interests

Graft-vs-Host Disease

Late effects, Survivorship and Quality of Life

Clinical Expertise

Autologous transplantation

Allogeneic transplantation

Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T cell therapy

Graft-versus-Host Disease

Late effects and Survivorship

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For the Media

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