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Kelvin                         Lee

Kelvin P. Lee MD

Department of Medicine

Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Hematology

 

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Research, University of Michigan, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (1991)
  • Fellowship, Medical Oncology, University of Michigan Medical School (1990)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Colorado (1987)
  • Internship, University of Colorado (1985)
  • MD, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, University of Michigan Medical School with Honors (1980)
Employment:
  • Research Professor, Medicine, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York (2006-present)
  • Professor & Chair, Department of Immunology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2006-present)
  • Vice Chair, Department of Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2006-present)
  • Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Miami Medical School, Department of Microbiology & Immunology (2005–2006)
  • Director, Cell Banking and Purification Core Facility, University of Miami Medical School, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center (1999–2006)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Miami Medical School, Department of Internal Medicine ( Hematology & Oncology) (1999–2005)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (1998–1999)
  • Branch Head, Naval Medical Research Institute, National Naval Medical Center, Naval Medical Research Institute (1993–1999)
  • Research Scientist, Immune Cell Biology Program, National Naval Medical Center, Naval Medical Research Institute (1992–1999)
Awards and Honors:
  • Jacobs Family Chair of Immunology (2007)
  • Sylvester Scholar (2004)
  • Federal Laboratory Consortium Excellence in Technology Transfer Award (1996)
  • American Cancer Society Fellow (1991)
  • Housestaff Teaching Award, University of Colorado (1987)
  • Class Honors, University of Michigan (1980)
  • Class Honors, University of Michigan (1979)
  • Branstrom Award, University of Michigan (1978)
  • Presidential Scholar Finalist (1977)
  • National Merit Scholar (1976)

Research Expertise:
  • Dendritic cell biology
  • Immunology and biology of multiple myeloma: and normal plasma cells
  • Novel therapeutics - hematological malignancies
Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • September 2011–August 2016
    Research in Infectious Diseases, Microbiology and Immunology for Medical Students. T35 Training grant.
    NIH, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    $177,065
  • July 2011–June 2016
    Epidemiology of breast cancer subtypes in African American women: A consortium.
    NIH
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $200,000
  • June 2011–May 2012
    A molecular mechanism of breast cancer mediated suppression of the immune system
    Alliance Foundation
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $50,000


Professional Memberships:
  • The International Cancer Microenvironment Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Society

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Contact Information

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Carlton and Elm Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
Email: kplee@buffalo.edu


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