Lisa D Yee, MD

Lisa Yee

College

College of Medicine

Department/Division

Surgery

Academic Title

Assoc Professor - Clinical

Research Program

Molecular Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention

Research Interest

Breast Cancer, Cancer, Depression, fatigue, pain, Adenocarcinoma, Loneliness, Ascites, Oropharyngeal Cancer

Lisa Yee, MD, is a member of the Molecular Carcinogenesis and Chemoprevention Program at OSUCCC – James, where her research focuses on gene-nutrient interactions affecting development and progression of breast cancer.

In particular, she is investigating the mechanisms by which dietary fat content affects HER-2/neu signal transduction in mammary carcinogenesis.

One of her recent studies evaluated the effect of n-3 PUFA supplements in women who are at an increased risk for breast cancer. It showed that fish is an excellent source of n-3 PUFAs that increase breast adipose EPA and DHA similar to supplements.

Dr. Yee has co-authored many articles in well-respected publications, including International Journal of Cancer, Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, Psycho-Oncology and Health Psychology.


Education and Background

Office Location

N911 Doan Hall

410 W 10th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210


614-293-6654

614-293-3465



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