Kachiu C. Lee, M.D., M.P.H
Kachiu C. Lee, M.D., M.P.H. is a board-certified dermatologist and an Assistant Professor at Brown Medical School. Her translational research focuses on scar remodeling, and she works with interdisciplinary teams of basic scientists, plastic surgeons, and dermatologists to accomplish this goal. She is dedicated to developing problem-based solutions for the dermatologic community. She earned her M.D. and Master of Public Health degrees from Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine and completed her dermatology residency at Brown University. Afterwards, she completely a photomedicine and laser fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School in the lab of Dr. Rox Anderson at Wellman Center. She is the recipient of several grants investigating the use of photodynamic therapy for treatment of squamous cell carcinoma in situs, as well as laser plume.
As a 2017 AID Scholar she identified and characterized female pattern alopecia as a clinical problem to progress in the field of dermatology. She is working towards developing a multi-prong solution for this problem, integrating her knowledge of laser devices and topical formulations.