Dr. Frances Lee completed undergraduate and medical school education at the Johns Hopkins University, obtaining her MD in 1993. She trained in internal medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center from 1993-1996 and then served an additional year as chief medical resident. After her chief residency, she moved to Boston University for clinical and research fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine from 1997-1999 and then back to the University of Rochester Medical Center until 2001. She stayed on as an instructor and then faculty in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Rochester Medical Center until she moved to Emory University in 2012. She is an assistant professor with an active translational research laboratory and is a scientist in the division of pulmonary, allergy, and immunology as well as in the Lowance Center for Human Immunology. She is the director of the asthma, allergy, and immunology program at Emory University in the Emory Clinic. Her clinical focus is in providing comprehensive care to adult patients with severe asthma in the Atlanta area.