Dr. Warren Lee

Dr. Lee received his M.D. from the University of Toronto and was awarded the Cody Gold Medal. He completed residencies in Internal Medicine, Respirology (Pulmonology), and Critical Care Medicine in Toronto. He completed a PhD in the Program in Cell Biology (Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto) followed by postdoctoral training in Microbiology and Immunology at Weill Medical College of Cornell University (New York).





Academic Appointments and Selected Honours
Canada Research Chair (Tier II), Mechanisms of Endothelial Permeability
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto   
-Cross-appointed, Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology (LMP) and Biochemistry
Member, Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS), University of Toronto
Associate Member, Yeates School of Graduate Studies, Ryerson University
Editorial Board Member, American Journal of Physiology - Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology; Scientific Reports (Nature Publishing Group); Experimental Lung Research

Hospital Appointments
Attending Physician, Department of Critical Care, St. Michael’s Hospital (Unity Health Toronto)


Intercellular junctions of human microvascular adipose endothelial cells seen by immunofluorescence.