Eun Young Lee, MD

Clinical interests

  • Clinical Pathology
  • Gastrointestinal Pathology
  • Liver Pathology
  • Surgical Pathology

Eun Young Lee, MD


My name is Eun Young Lee; I received my medical degree from Kyung Hee Medical School, Seoul, Korea. I then completed a fellowship at Washington Hospital, St. Louis.

I am board certified by the American Board of Pathology in Anatomic & Clinical Pathology.

Faculty rank

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine


Kyung Hee Medical School, Seoul, Korea

University Hospital of New Jersey, Newark

Washington Hospital, St. Louis

Certifications or Special training
American Board of Pathology, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion H
Room MS-117
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536-0293

Call 859-323-5266
Fax 859-323-2094

ATM, Dining, Gift shop, Information desk, Post office

Directions to UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion H »
Parking is available at the UK HealthCare Parking Garage (PS #8).

Gastrointestinal Cancer

Multidisciplinary Clinic

Markey Cancer Center
Whitney-Hendrickson Building
First Floor
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536-0098

This is a clinic of the University of Kentucky Hospital, also known as UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital. Read more »

Call 859-257-4488
Call 866-340-4488

A parking lot for Markey Cancer Center patients is located near the Whitney-Hendrickson Building, accessible via Hospital Drive.

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  1. Vilchez V, Turcios L, Zaytseva Y, Stewart R, Lee EY, Maynard E, Shah MB, Daily MF, Tzeng CW, Davenport D, Castellanos AL, Krohmer S, Hosein PJ, Evers BM, Gedaly R.
    Cancer stem cell marker expression alone and in combination with microvascular invasion predicts poor prognosis in patients undergoing transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma.
    Am J Surg. 2016 Aug;212(2):238-45.
  2. Lee EY, Yu E, Ro JY.
    The 14th Spring Seminar of the Korean Pathologists Association of North America.
    Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2016 May;140(5):394-6.
  3. Kim JT, Li J, Song J, Lee EY, Weiss HL, Townsend CM, Evers BM.
    Differential expression and tumorigenic function of neurotensin receptor 1 in neuroendocrine tumor cells.
    Oncotarget. 2015 Sep 29;6(29):26960-70.
  4. Zaytseva YY, Harris JW, Mitov MI, Kim JT, Butterfield DA, Lee EY, Weiss HL, Gao T, Evers BM.
    Increased expression of fatty acid synthase provides a survival advantage to colorectal cancer cells via upregulation of cellular respiration.
    Oncotarget. 2015 Aug 7;6(22):18891-904.
  5. Rychahou P, Haque F, Shu Y, Zaytseva Y, Weiss HL, Lee EY, Mustain W, Valentino J, Guo P, Evers BM.
    Delivery of RNA nanoparticles into colorectal cancer metastases following systemic administration.
    ACS Nano. 2015 Feb 24;9(2):1108-16.