Douglas S Lee, MD, PhD, FRCPC

Dr. Douglas Lee is a staff cardiologist at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre of the University Health Network, an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto, the Cardiovascular Program Lead of the Toronto General Hospital Research Institute and a Senior Scientist at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences. He obtained his MD and completed postgraduate training in Internal Medicine and Cardiology at the University of Toronto. He then completed a PhD in the section of Clinical Epidemiology in the Department of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, and a post-doctoral fellowship at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute’s Framingham Heart Study.
Dr. Lee’s research interests include heart failure epidemiology and outcomes, implantable cardioverter defibrillator utilization and outcomes, cardiovascular disease risk factors and prevention, and quality of care and outcomes research.
Circulation. 2019 Oct 21;:
Weissler-Snir A, Allan K, Cunningham K, Connelly KA, Lee DS, Spears DA, Rakowski H, Dorian P
JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Sep 04;2(9):e1911838
Abdel-Qadir H, Thavendiranathan P, Fung K, Amir E, Austin PC, Anderson GS, Lee DS
Circulation. 2019 Aug 26;:
Khanna A, Pequeno P, Gupta S, Thavendiranathan P, Lee DS, Abdel-Qadir H, Nathan PC
J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Sep 03;8(17):e013260
Johnston A, Mesana TG, Lee DS, Eddeen AB, Sun LY
JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Aug 02;2(8):e198766
Braga JR, Leong-Poi H, Rac VE, Austin PC, Ross HJ, Lee DS
Eur Heart J. 2019 Jul 18;:
Abdel-Qadir H, Thavendiranathan P, Austin PC, Lee DS, Amir E, Tu JV, Fung K, Anderson GM
Clin Invest Med. 2019 Jun 23;42(2):E19-25
Rocha RV, Al-Omran M, Hussain MA, Lee DS, Forbes TL, Lindsay TF, Ouzounian M
JACC Heart Fail. 2019 May 03;:
Braga JR, Austin PC, Ross HJ, Tu JV, Lee DS



Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto