Education

Graduate School Boston University School of Medicine (1998)
Medical School Boston University School of Medicine (1998)
Internship Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine (1998), General Surgery
Internship Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine (2000), General Surgery
Research Fellowship Barnes-Jewish Hospital (2002), Otolaryngology
Residency Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine (2006), Otolaryngology
Fellowship Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2007), Pediatric Otolaryngology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cochlear Implant
  • Pediatric Chronic Ear Disease
  • Pediatric Hearing Loss
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology

Research Interest

  • Cochlear Implantation
  • Sensorineural Hearing Loss
  • Spiral Ganglion Cell Axon Guidance
  • Spiral Ganglion Cell Synaptogenesis

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Netrin-1 promotes neurite outgrowth and may facilitate axon guidance in spiral ganglion cells.
Lee, K.H., Warchol, M.E. Archives of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery In Press
Disruption of ephrin B/eph B interaction results in abnormal cochlear innervation patterns
Zhou CQ, Lee J, Henkemeyer MJ, Lee KL The Laryngoscope July 2011 121 1541-1547
Tumefactive fibroinflammatory lesion: A rare etiology for a neck mass in a child.
Lee, K.H., Muthappan, P.G., White, F.V., Forsen, J.W. International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology Extra March 2006 1/1 85-88
Ephrin A2 may play a role in axon guidance during hair cell regeneration.
Lee, K.H., Warchol, M.E. Laryngoscope June 2005 115/6 1021-1025

Honors & Awards

  • American Society for Pediatric Otolaryngology Potsic Award
    (2006)
  • Washington University Department of Otolaryngology Medical Student Teaching Award
    (2006)
  • Washington University Joseph M Chole Humanitarian Award
    (2006)
  • Triological Society Francis Lederer Award
    (2005)
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology Resident Research Award
    (2002)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • AAO-HNS Subcommittee on Implantable Hearing Devices
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery
  • Association for Research in Otolaryngology
  • Triological Society