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Sylvia M.

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Physician & Research Faculty
Associate Professor, Division of Medical Oncology, University of Washington
Associate Professor, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Sites of Practice
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
UW Medical Center - Montlake

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Education, Training, Board Certifications 

  • M.D., University of North Carolina School of Medicine 
  • Residency, UW 
  • Fellowship, UW/Fred Hutch
  • Medical Oncology, American Board of Internal Medicine 
  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Expertise

  • Lung cancer 
  • Thyroid cancer 
  • Thoracic oncology 
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Melanoma




Research and/or clinical interests  

Dr. Lee’s primary clinical focus in medical oncology is in melanoma, thoracic cancers, and head and neck cancers. Dr. Lee leads several research studies at the SCCA and Fred Hutch. She is a leading expert in tumor-infiltrating lymphocyte (TIL) therapy and leads the TIL Therapy Program at Fred Hutch, one of only four in the U.S. that offers clinical trials to patients.