penn medicine
penn surgery
penn surgery home penn surgery clinical penn surgery education penn surgery research penn surgery administration

Grace S. Lee, M.D.
General Surgery Resident

  • Profile Home
  • Appointments
  • Education
  • Memberships
  • Research
  • Publications

Department of Surgery
4 Maloney
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Administrative Telephone: 215-662-6156

Contact Information (internal use only)


Grace is currently a second year resident in the general surgery program. Her research interests include surgical education, clinical outcomes and public health. Grace plans to pursue a career in academic surgery.

2012 - present

Assistant Instructor in Surgery

2004 - 2008 University of Pennsylvania
Summa Cum Laude, B.A.
2008 - 2012 University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, M.D.


  • Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Phi Beta Kappa Society
2006 – 2008  University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychology
“Hindbrain AMP-Kinase as a Mediator of Hindbrain Leptin and Glucagon-Like Peptide-1 Receptor-Mediated Anorectic Effects”
2011 – 2012  University of Chicago, Department of Surgery
“Cognitive Task Analysis of Robotic Surgery”
  1. Hayes MR, Leichner TM, Zhao S, Lee GS, Chowansky A, Zimmer D, De Jonghe BC, Kanoski SE, Grill HJ, Bence KK. Intracellular signals mediating the food intake-suppressive effects of hindbrain glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor activation. Cell Metabolism. March 2011; 13(3): 320-330.
  2. Lee GS, Velleman P, Wainer H. Giving the Finger to Dating Services. Chance. 2008; 21(3): 59-61.

Dr. Grace Lee

footer Terms of Use Legal Disclaimer Site Map Contact Us Financial Assistance About Penn Medicine Privacy Statement
penn medicine