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Helen H. Lee, MD, MPH

Helen H. Lee, MD, MPH


On staff since August 2008


Board Certification(s)
Medical/Professional School
University of North Dakota School of Medicine, Grand Forks
Boston University School Of Public Health , Boston
Anesthesiology, University of Chicago, Chicago
Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore

Awards and Honors

Award NameAward DescriptionAwarded ByAward Date
AMA Foundatino Leadership AwardLos Angeles, CA 2002
AMSA Political Leadership InstituteReston, VA 2000


Media Reports of Deaths After Pediatric Dental Anesthesia: The Tip of an Iceberg?
Journal of Feneral Dentistry , Sept. 2011
Nucleic Acid Dipstick Test: Molecular Diagnosis of Pandemic H1N1.
Journal of clinical microbiology , 2010 Jul 28
Simple amplification-based assay: a nucleic acid-based point-of-care platform for HIV-1 testing.
The Journal of infectious diseases , 2010 Apr 15: S65-72
Anesthesiologists preferences for preoperative cardiac evaluation before vascular surgery: results of a mail survey
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia , 2010: 22(6)402-409
Performance evaluation of a new rapid urine test for chlamydia in men: prospective cohort study.
BMJ (Clinical research ed.) , 2009 Jul 28: b2655
Evaluation of a new hepatitis B virus surface antigen rapid test with improved sensitivity.
Journal of clinical microbiology , 2008 Oct: 3319-24
Optimal method of collection of first-void urine for diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis infection in men.
Journal of clinical microbiology , 2008 Apr: 1466-9
New point of care Chlamydia Rapid Test--bridging the gap between diagnosis and treatment: performance evaluation study.
BMJ (Clinical research ed.) , 2007 Dec 8: 1190-4
Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis infection among low- and high-risk Filipino women and performance of Chlamydia rapid tests in resource-limited settings.
Journal of clinical microbiology , 2007 Dec: 4011-7
Chlamydia trachomatis load at matched anatomic sites: implications for screening strategies.
Journal of clinical microbiology , 2007 May: 1395-402
Field evaluation of a rapid point-of-care assay for targeting antibiotic treatment for trachoma control: a comparative study.
Lancet , 2006 May 13: 1585-90
Lesson 269: Pre-Anesthetic Assessment of the Cardiac Patient for Noncardiac Surgery (Part 1)
Anesthesiology News , : 33(12)67-70
Lesson 269: Pre-Anesthetic Assessment of the Cardiac Patient for Noncardiac Surgery (Part 2)
Anesthesiology News ,


Presentations TitleEventLocationDate
"Trends and Characteristics of Emergency Department Visits for Toothache Before and During the Recent Economic Recession." Academy Health Annual Research MeetingJune 2011
"Media Reports of Pediatric Death After Dental Anesthesia: Policy Implications." Abstract Poster International Association of Dental ResearchMarch 2011
"Perioperative Implications of Anesthetic Induced Neuroinflammation" Panel presenterAmerican Society of Anesthesiology ConferenceOct. 2009
"Perioperative Implications of Anesthetic Induced Neuroinflammation"Pain Division Grand RoundsDepartment of Anesthesiology, University of WashingtonSept. 2009
Abstract: Caudal Block Revisited: What are the risks?Society for Pediatric AnesthesiaSpring Conference 2008
Abstract: Anesthetic Challenges of Resecting a T10 vascular lesion in an 11 year old with Fontan physiology.Society for Pediatric AnesthesiaSpring Conference 2008

Primary Office

Seattle Children's
MB.11.500.3 - Anesthesia Administration
4800 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105

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