Ed Lee, MD, MPH

Edward Lee, MD, MPH

Chair of Clinical Education
Director of Clinical Informatics
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

(916) 686-7667
Fax: (916)-686-7310


  • BA, Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • MPH, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
  • MD, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA


Dr. Ed Lee is a board-certified, internal medicine physician. Throughout his career, he distinguished himself for his innovation in healthcare technology. He brings a wealth of leadership and clinical experience to California Northstate University College of Medicine.

A San Francisco native, Dr. Lee pursued his undergraduate studies at UC Berkeley, earning a bachelor’s degree in molecular and cell biology. He continued his academic journey at Tufts University School of Medicine where he completed a combined MD/MPH program. He returned to Northern California, completing his residency training in internal medicine at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. Following residency, he joined The Permanente Medical Group (TPMG), and spent the next two decades caring for patients in primary care internal medicine and serving in several leadership roles, including assistant physician in chief, medical director of technology, associate executive director of technology, executive vice president of IT, and chief information officer.