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.
CMAJ. 2018 Nov 07;190(Suppl):S34-S36
Lee DS, Armstrong R, Mohamed S, investigators of the COACH trial
J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2018 Jul 30;:
Shurrab M, Ko DT, Zayed Y, Navaneethan SD, Yadak N, Yaseen A, Kaoutskaia A, Qamhia W, Hamdan Z, Haj-Yahia S, Lee DS, Newman D, Healey JS, Harvey P, Crystal E
Int J Cardiol. 2018 Jul 12;:
Alnasser S, Lee D, Austin PC, Labos C, Osten M, Lightfoot DT, Kutty S, Shah A, Meier L, Benson L, Horlick E
JACC Heart Fail. 2018 Jul 06;:
Savji N, Meijers WC, Bartz TM, Bhambhani V, Cushman M, Nayor M, Kizer JR, Sarma A, Blaha MJ, Gansevoort RT, Gardin JM, Hillege HL, Ji F, Kop WJ, Lau ES, Lee DS, Sadreyev R, van Gilst WH, Wang TJ, Zanni MV, Vasan RS, Allen NB, Psaty BM, van der Harst P,...
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2018 Jul;11(7):e004994
Jackevicius CA, Ko DT, Lee DS
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2018 Jul;11(7):e004580
Abdel-Qadir H, Fang J, Lee DS, Tu JV, Amir E, Austin PC, Anderson GM
J Clin Oncol. 2018 May 23;:JCO2018779736
Thavendiranathan P, Abdel-Qadir H, Fischer HD, Liu Y, Camacho X, Amir E, Austin PC, Lee DS
CMAJ Open. 2018 Apr 03;6(2):E151-E161
Atzema CL, Yu B, Schull MJ, Jackevicius CA, Ivers NM, Lee DS, Rochon P, Austin PC



Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto