Francis Lee

Wayne O. Southwick Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Pathology & Biomedical Engineering
Office Address:
800 Howard Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 208071
New Haven, CT 06520
Phone: (203) 214-2497
  • M.D., Seoul National University College of Medicine
  • Ph.D., Seoul National University College of Medicine


I am an Orthopaedic Surgeon in active clinical practice and a Scientist fostering research experience for future clinician scholars and clinically relevant translational research scientists. I focus on high impact orthopaedic research that is directly relevant to pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment of Orthopaedic disorders.

Selected Awards & Honors:

  • Best Poster Award, 2nd Place; Osteolytic Metastatic Cancers, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (2016)
  • Kappa Delta Ann Doner Vaughn Award, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (2016)
  • Best Paper Award, Second Place, European Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (2014)
  • J. Neff Award, Musculoskeletal Transplantation Foundation (2014)
  • Career Development Award, Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation (2006)
  • AAOS/OREF/ORS Clinician Scientist Traveling Fellowship Award (2006)
  • AOA Resident Traveling Fellowship Award, American Orthopedic Association (1996)
  • Young Investigator Award, Internal Society for Fracture Repair (1996)

Selected Publications: