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Aaron Lee MD, MSCI

Aaron Y. Lee MD, MSCI

Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Aaron Y. Lee MD MSCI is an assistant professor and vitreoretinal surgeon at University of Washington, Department of Ophthalmology. He has served on the American Academy of Ophthalmology Medical Information Technology Committee and the American Academy of Ophthalmology IRIS Analytics Task Force. Aaron Lee's research is focused on the translation of novel computation techniques in machine learning to uncover new disease associations or pathophysiologic mechanisms from routine clinical data from electronic health records and imaging datasets.  He serves on the Editorial Board for the American Journal of Ophthalmology, Translational Vision Science and Technology, and Nature Scientific Reports. He has published over 60 peer reviewed manuscripts and is known as a leader in the field of artificial intelligence and ophthalmology.



Dr. Lee discloses the following:

Financial Support: NIH/NEI K23EY029246 and an unrestricted grant from Research to Prevent Blindness. The sponsors/funding organizations had no role in the design or conduct of this research.

Conflicts of Interest: Dr. A. Lee is a special government employee US Food and Drug Administration, grants from Santen, Carl Zeiss Meditec, and Novartis, personal fees from Genentech, Topcon, and Verana Health, outside of the submitted work; This article does not reflect the opinions of the Food and Drug Administration.

Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:

  1. Smoking Is Associated With Higher Intraocular Pressure