Linda H. Lee, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor


Dr. Linda H. Lee is an assistant professor of dermatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. She grew up in Glendale, Wisconsin and attended Smith College, where she majored in biology and minored in studio art. Dr. Lee received her M.D., Ph.D. (cell biology) from Duke University. She completed her internship in internal medicine at the University of Washington, and then returned to Duke University where she completed her residency in dermatology and remained on faculty until 2005.Early in her dermatology career, she was involved in research of RNA aptamers in human disease, supported by grants from the American Skin Association and the Dermatology Foundation.

Linda H. Lee, MD, PhD
Linda H. Lee, MD, PhD

Since 2009, Dr. Lee has been on faculty at the Medical College of Wisconsin, where she focuses on adult clinical dermatology and medical education. She is particularly interested in urticaria (hives), cutaneous infections, and wound care. Dr. Lee enjoys teaching medical students, residents, and health care providers in other specialties. She is also a very active volunteer, providing <em>pro bono</em> dermatologic care to the greater Milwaukee community.

Areas of Expertise

  • General Adult Dermatology
  • Hives
  • Urticaria

Board Certification

  • Dermatology

Patient Ages Seen

  • Adult
  • Senior

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education / Training

  • PhD, Cell Biology – Duke University School of Medicine – Durham, NC (1997)
  • Doctor of Medicine – Duke University School of Medicine – Durham, NC (1998)
  • Internship in Internal Medicine – University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals – Seattle (1998-1999)
  • Residency in Dermatology – Duke University Medical Center – Durham, NC (1999-2002)


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