VCH Site Head
Clinical Associate Professor
Division of Gynaecologic Oncology
Role: Primary Supervisor
Lower Genital Tract Rotation -Residency (September 2016- November 2016)
Ob/Gyne -patient advocacy rotation- Residency (December 2016-January 2017)
Ob/ Gyne-research project- Residency (July 2016)
GyneOnc Research project- Fellowship (April 2016)
UBC Work Learn Program- MD (June 2015- August 2015)
Resident Elective in Lower Genital Tract- Residency (January 2015-February 2015)
UBC Work Learn Program- MD- (June 2014- August 2014)
Supervisory Committee Member
MPH- MA (2015)
Ceballos K, Lee M, Cook D, Smith L, Gondora L, Krajden M, van Niekerk DJ, Coldman A. Post-Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure high risk HPV testing as a test of cure: the British Columbia Experience. (Accepted, Journal of Lower Genital Tract Diseases)
Coldman AJ, Gondara L, Smith LW, van Niekerk D, Ceballos K, Krajden M, Cook D, Quinlan DJ, Lee M, Stuart GC, Peacock S, Martin RE, Gentile L, Franco EL, Ogilvie GS. Disease detection and resource use in the safety and control arms of the HPV FOCAL cervical cancer screening trial. British Journal of Cancer. 2016 Dec 6;115(12):1487-1494. doi: 10.1038/bjc.2016.368.
Ogilvie GS, Krajden M, van Niekerk D, Smith LW, Cook DA, Ceballos K, Lee M, Gentile L, Gondara, Martin RE, Peacock S, Stuart GC, Franco EL, Coldman AJ. HPV For Cervical cancer screening (HPV FOCAL): Complete Round 1 results of a randomized trial comparing HPV-based primary screening to liquid based cytology for cervical cancer. International Journal of Cancer. 2017 Jan 15;140(2):440-448.-DOI: 10.1002/ijc.30454.
Bodenschatz N, Lam S, Carraro A, Korbelik J, Miller D, McAlpine JN, Lee M, Kienle A, MacAulay C. Diffuse optical microscopy for quantification of depth-dependent epithelial backscattering in the cervix. Journal of Biomedical Optics 2016; 21(6):066001-1-9.
Lee M. Your role in cervical cancer prevention. Journal of Family Practice Oncology 2014; 22:8-9.
Lee MH, Aquino-Parsons C, Hoskins P, Lim P, Kwon JS. Preoperative radiotherapy for inoperable stage II endometrial cancer: insights into improving treatment and outcomes. J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2013;35(7):635-9.
Tone AA, Salvador S, Finlayson SJ, Tinker AV, Kwon JS, Lee C-H, Cohen T, Ehlen T, Lee M, Carey MS, Heywood M, Pike J, Hoskins PJ, Stuart GC, Swenerton KD, Huntsman DG, Gilks CB, Miller DM, McAlpine JN. The role of the fallopian tube in ovarian cancer. Clinical advances in hematology & oncology: H&O 2012; 10(5):296-306.
Kuang S, Regnier M, Goldberg JI. Long-term culture of decapsulated gastropod embryos: a transplantation study. Biological Bulletin December 2002;203:278-288.
McClymont E, Lee M, Blitz S, Raboud J, Coutlée F, Walmsley S, Lipsky N, Money D. Quadrivalent HPV Vaccine Failure in HIV-Positive Women at Two Years is Comparable to HIV-Negative Placebo Groups. Poster presented at Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology; 2017 August 10-12; Park City, Utah.
McClymont E, Lee M, Moses E, Blitz S, Coutlée, Walmsley S, Money D. Two-Year Efficacy of the Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine in a Cohort of HIV-Positive Females. Poster presented at: Canadian Immunization Conference; 2016 December 6-8; Ottawa, ON.
Mitchell S, Ogilvie G, Place J, Lee M, Money D, Panessa C, Murray M, Collins R, Jones M. Identifying Barriers to Treatment for Women with Cervical Dysplasia in Rural and Remote Geographies. Paper presented at Research Days 2016 – Making Research Matter: Celebrating Evidence Implementation in Northern BC; 2016 November 7-9; Prince George, BC
McClymont E, Lee M, Moses E, Blitz S, Coutlée, Walmsley S, Lipsky N, Money D. Cervical dysplasia and attributable HPV types in a cohort of HIV-positive women. Paper presented at: Infectious Diseases Society for Obstetrics and Gynecology; 2016 August 11-13; Annapolis, MD.
Lee M, Ceballos K, van Niekerk D, Cook D, Smith L, Gondora L, Krajden M, Ogilvie G, Coldman A. Post LEEP HPV testing in the British Columbia Cervical Cancer Screening Program (BC CCSP). Paper presented at: Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference; 2016 June 13-16; Vancouver, BC.
Sadownik L. Gukova X, Miller D, Finlayson S, Lee M. Clinical outcomes of conservative management of high grade squamous intraepithelial lesions in young women. Poster session at: American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology 2016 Annual Meeting; 2016 April 13-16; New Orleans, LA.
Ceballos K, Lee M, van Niekerk D, Cook D, Smith L, Gondora L, Ehlen T, Krajden M, Ogilvie G, Coldman A. Post-LEEP HPV testing: The British Columbia Cervical Cancer Screening Program (BC CCSP) Experience. Paper presented at: XXI FIGO World Congress of Gynecology and Obstetrics; 2015 Oct 4-9; Vancouver, BC.
Lee M, Finlayson S, Miller D, Gukova K, Sadownik L. Outcomes of conservative management of cervical HSIL in young women. Paper presented at: Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada Annual Clinical Meeting; 2015 Jun 9-12; Quebec City, PQ.
Moses E, Lee M, Raboud J, Blitz S, Coutlée F, Walmsely S, and Money D. Cervical Cytopathology in HIV Positive Women Vaccinated with the Quadrivalent HPV Vaccine. Accepted presentation at: 24th Annual Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research (CAHR 2015); 2015 Apr 30-May 3; Toronto, ON.
Lee M, Finlayson S, Miller D, Gukova K, Sadownik L. Outcomes of conservative management of cervical HSIL in young women. Paper presented at: Fred Bryans Faculty Forum; 2015 Jan 29; Vancouver, BC.
Origa M, Ajeani J, Okoth A, Miller D, Lee M. Surgical Capacity Building in Gynecologic Oncology in Uganda. Paper presented at: 14th Biennial Meeting of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society; 2012 Oct 13-16; Vancouver, BC.
Lee MH, Aquino-Parsons C, Hoskins P, Lim P, Kwon JS. Preoperative Radiotherapy for Clinical Stage II Endometrial Cancer: Is It Time to Revise the Treatment Paradigm? Poster session presented at: 14th Biennial Meeting of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society; 2012 Oct 13-16; Vancouver, BC.
Lee MH, Aquino-Parsons C, Hoskins P, Lim P, Kwon JS. Is preoperative radiation appropriate for inoperable stage II endometrial cancer? . Paper presented at: Gynecologic Oncologists of Canada Annual General Meeting; 2011 Jun 24-26; Vancouver, BC.
Contemporary Clinical Questions on HPV-Related Diseases and Vaccination. 2nd Edition. Contributors: Steering Committee: Co-Chairs – Bentley J, Fung-Kee-Fung M, and Murphy B; Scientific Committee: Elit L, Giede KC, Lee M, Lotocki R, Mayrand M-H, Miller D, Murphy KJ, Nation JG, Ogilvie G, Plante M, Power P, Samouëlian V, Savoie R; Scientist and Medical Writer – Howlett RI. Published in 2016 by The Society of Gynecologic Oncology of Canada
Dr. Marette Lee and Dr. Shannon Salvador with input from the The Society of Gynecologic Oncology of Canada (GOC) Executive. GOC Statement Regarding Criteria for Secondary Surgical Debulking – December 4, 2014. http://www.ovariancanada.org/OCC/media/Content/PDFs/Research/14_GOCStmt_SecondaryDebulkingCriteria_Dec42014_Final_EN.pdf.
Dr. Marette Lee and Dr. Shannon Salvador with input from the The Society of Gynecologic Oncology of Canada (GOC) Executive. GOC Statement Regarding Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy versus Upfront Debulking Surgery
for Treatment of Advanced Stage Cancer of the Ovaries. http://www.ovariancanada.org/OCC/media/Content/PDFs/Research/14_GOCStmt_NeoadjChemoVsUpfrontDebulking_Dec42014_Final_EN.pdf.
Medical Student Teaching Staff
Dr. Blake Gilks – Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia. Pathology CPC – Reproduction Block:
Ovarian Tumors – Questions & Answers
Carcinoma of the Uterus – Questions & Answers. Editor for clinical content – November 2009.
Tool for Canadian Residents in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2007
Robert L. Reid, MD and Marette Regnier, MD. Pattern Recognition CD Series Contraception Quiz: “Fast Facts”], A Study Series. Venue: Educational CD – supported through an unrestricted grant from Wyeth®; endorsed by the Association of Professors of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Canada. 2007
Marette Lee (Editor: Dr. Robert Reid). Monthly e-news bulletins for Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Canada endorsed sexualityandu.ca website – http://www.sexualityandu.com/e-bulletin/index.aspx. December 2007 – June 2009.
The SAFE study – Satisfaction and Adherence to Follow up with colposcopy Exams (UBC Division of Gynecologic Oncology Research Awards)
Prevalence of abnormal anal cytology in women with recurrent vulvar intraepithelial neoplasia (UBC Division of Gynecologic Oncology Research Awards)
Improving care for women with cervical dysplasia (PHSA UNBC)
Integrated global control of HPV related disease and cancer (CIHR Foundation Grant)
Long-term immunogenicity and clinical efficacy of the quadrivalent HPV vaccine in HIV positive girls and women (CIHR)
Best of Three – Oral Presentation – Lee M, Ceballos K, van Niekerk D, Cook D, Smith L, Gondora L, Krajden M, Ogilvie G, Coldman A. Post LEEP HPV testing in the British Columbia Cervical Cancer Screening Program (BC CCSP). Paper presented at: Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference; 2016 June 13-16; Vancouver, BC.
2011 – 2013, Dean’s Scholarship, John Hopkins
2007 Grant for Elective in Gynecologic Oncology, Ovarian Cancer Canada/Gynecologic Oncologists of Canada
2004 H Hepburn Memorial Prize in Surgery
2003, 2004 Dean’s Honour List, University of Alberta
2001, 2002 Jason Lang Scholarship, University of Alberta
2001, 2002 Nat Christie Foundation Scholarship, University of Alberta
2000 Queena M Esdale Memorial Scholarship, University of Alberta
2000 Dean’s Silver Medal in Science, University of Alberta
1997 – 2000 Faculty of Science Dean’s Honor Role, University of Alberta
1997, 1998, 1999 Faculty of Science Undergraduate Scholarship, University of Alberta
1997. 1998 Louise McKinney Post-Secondary Scholarship, University of Alberta