Dr. Evelyn Lee was a Consultant Cardiologist in United Kingdom from 1999 to 2009. She worked at 2 hospitals, the West Suffolk Hospital (a district general hospital) and Papworth Hospital (the regional tertiary referral centre for Cardiology in East Anglia).
In West Suffolk Hospital, she was the lead cardiology consultant (post equivalent to Head of Department) providing general cardiology services. In Papworth Hospital, besides provision of echocardiology services, she was actively involved in specialist training of cardiology registrars in transthoracic and transoesophageal echocardiography, and the Papworth Hospital Advanced Course for Patent Foramen Ovale Closure, a clinically orientated meeting with live case demonstrations by UK experts in the field. Her main publications in peer-reviewed journals have been in the field of outcomes from aortic and mitral valve surgery.
Dr. Evelyn Lee has special interests in transthoracic, transoesophageal and intracardiac echocardiography in catheter-based structural interventions (e.g. atrial septal defect and patent foramen ovale closures, transcatheter aortic valve replacement, alcohol septal ablation).
Aside from clinical practice, Dr. Evelyn Lee is also actively involved in the echocardiology teaching for the advanced cardiology trainees in the Department of Cardiology.