Kathryn Lee, RN, PhD, FAAN

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UCSF Box 0606
Varies, CA 00000
United States

Dr. Lee has been in the Department of Family Health Care Nursing since 1988. She is Professor Emerita with a program of research in the area of sleep, fatigue, and circadian rhythms particularly focused on women and reproductive health issues. She was the Director of an NIH-funded T32 Nurse Research Training Grant on Symptom Management for 20 years, and was the Associate Dean for Research in the School of Nursing from 2010 to 2015. She held the James P. and Marjorie A. Livingston Endowed Chair in Nursing until her retirement in 2015. She is certified in Behavioral Sleep Medicine, and served as an Associate Editor for two journals: Behavioral Sleep Medicine and SLEEP, and is on the editorial board of Sleep Medicine Reviews.
Doctoral Student Mentor of the Year, UCSF School of Nursing, 2015
Excellence in Research, Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN), 2014
International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, 2013
Distinguished Research Award, University of Washington School of Nursing, 2006
Helen Nahm Research Award, UCSF School of Nursing, 2004
Margretta Madden Styles Award for Excellence in Nursing, UCSF School of Nursing, 2002
Doctoral Student Mentor of the Year, UCSF, 2001
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing, 1996-2015
Doctoral Student Mentor of the Year, UCSF, 1996
James & Marjorie Livingston Endowed Chair in Nursing, UCSF, 1993-2015
Sleep Wake Disorders
Pregnancy Complications