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Yeon Woo Lee, MD

Clinical Fellow, Gynecologic Oncology


Research/Clinical Interests:

Dr. Lee's interests include surgical and educational mentorship, health equity and disparities in cancer care, and humanistic care in medicine





Boston University, Boston, MA


Medical Science


Boston University, Boston, MA


Medical Education


Boston University, Boston, MA


Obstetrics and Gynecology

Anticipated 2025

University of California, San Francisco, CA


Obstetrics and Gynecology

Achievements & Recognition

Boston Medical Center DaVinci XI Robotic Bootcamp Simulation Competition winner (Summer 2021)

Society of Gynecologic Oncology – Trainee Member (2021-)

Excellence in Medical Student Education for a PGY-1 – Boston Medical Center (Summer 2020)

The Benjamin Tenney Prize in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2019 - For demonstrating superior academic achievement in obstetrics and gynecology, has compassion and understanding towards patients, and an interest in minority healthcare.

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists – Junior Fellow in Training (2019-)

Gold Humanism Honor Society (2017-)

Gold Humanism Honor Society (Member of GHHS)

Selected Publications

Lee, YW., & Saia, K.. Caring for Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorder. Current Obstetrics and Gynecology Reports. (2019); 8(1): 9–14. Pub Status: Published.

Lee, YW., & Yarrington, CD.. Obstetric Outcomes in Women with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Metabolic Syndrome and Related Disorders. (2017); 15(8): 387-392. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 28846061. Pub Status: Published.

Sobel, L., Lee, YW., Woodhams, E., White, KO., & Patton, EW.. Contraceptive Needs and Preferences Among Women with Opioid Use Disorder: A Qualitative Study. Contraception. (2021); 104(4): 355-360. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 34118268. Pub Status: Published.

Wang, V., Wang, MJ., & Lee, YW.. Reflections on the Asian American and Pacific Islander Experience: Not a Monolith - A Movement. Obstetrics and Gynecology. (2021); 138(2): 284-288. Cited in PubMed; PMID: