UC San Francisco, California

Karen Lee, OD, FAAO, FSLS

BostonSight® PROSE Clinical Fellow

Karen Lee, OD, FAAO, FSLS, earned her undergraduate degree in Physiological Sciences with a minor in East Asian Languages and Linguistics from the University of California, Los Angeles. She completed her Doctorate in Optometry at the Indiana University School of Optometry in May of 2013. Prior to coming to UCSF, Dr. Lee completed a Cornea and Contact Lens Residency at the Southern California College of Optometry, and a BostonSight® PROSE Clinical Fellowship at Boston Foundation for Sight.

Dr. Lee is a fellow of the American Academy of Optometry (AAO) and the Scleral Lens Education Society (SLS), and also serves as Education Chair for SLS. She lectures regularly at the AAO annual meeting, and was a recipient of the 2013 Award of Excellence in Contact Lens Patient Care from the American Optometric Foundation.

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