Peter Junwoo Lee, MBChB

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

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3400 Civic Center Boulevard
7 Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
South Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
MD (Medicine)
Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand, 2006.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Diagnostic evaluation and management of acute, chronic pancreatitis, exocrine pancreatic insufficiency and pancreatic cysts.

Description of Other Expertise

Therapeutic endoscopy including endoscopic ultrasound, placement of endoprosthesis, pancreaticobiliary endoscopy and therapeutic endoscopic ultrasound

Description of Research Expertise

Clinical research in acute and chronic pancreatitis. Synthesis of available evidence using systematic review and meta-analysis.

Selected Publications

Lee PJ, Papachristou GI: Can Contrast-Enhanced Endoscopic Ultrasound Replace Tissue Acquisition for Pancreatic Lesions? Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 18(4): 787-8, Apr 2020.

Tsen A, Han S, Moreau C, Akshintala V, Yazici C, Archibugi L, Hopson P, Gougol A, Jin D, Paragomi P, Kamal A, Valverde-Lopez F, Papachristou GI, Park W, Lee PJ: The State of Mentorship and Pancreatic Research Among Trainees in Pancreatology: A Multi-National Survey Study. Pancreas 49(3): 336-40, Mar 2020.

Lee PJ, Papachristou GI.: Prediction of pancreatitis severity. Textbook of clinical pancreatology 2nd Edition 2020 Notes: has not yet been published.

Paragomi on behalf of APPRENTICE Investigators: Dynamic Changes in the Pancreatitis Activity Scoring System (PASS) During Hospital Course in a Multi-Center, Prospective US Cohort. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2020 Notes: accepted for publication, not yet in print.

Lee PJ, Papachristou GI: Management of Severe Pancreatitis. Current Treatment Options in Gastroenterology 2020 Notes: Accepted for publication, not yet in print.

Lee PJ, Papachristou GI: New insights into acute pancreatitis [Review] Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 16(8): 479-96, Aug 2019.

Wu D, Lu B, Xue HD, Yang H, Qian JM, Lee PJ, Windsor JA: Validation of Modified Determinant-Based Classification of severity for acute pancreatitis in a tertiary teaching hospital. Pancreatology 19(2): 217-23, Mar 2019.

Mohannad AS, Chouhan V, Mansoor E, Guttikonda D, Natu A Enzerra M, Paspulati R, Ngendahima D, Alsuleiman B, Kang L, Glessing B, Chak A, Stevens T, Lee PJ: Characterization of long-term prognosis in acute pancreatitis: An explorative analysis. Pancreatology 19(1): 163-8, Jan 2019.

Lee PJ, Modha K, Chua T, Chak A, Jang D, Lopez R, Gougol A, Papachristou GI, Stevens T: Association of Statins With Decreased Acute Pancreatitis Severity: A Propensity Score Analysis. J Clin Gastroenterol 52(8): 742-6, Sep 2018

Lee PJ, Podugu A, Wu D, Lee AC, Stevens T, Windsor JA: Preoperative biliary drainage in resectable pancreatic cancer: a systematic review and network meta-analysis. HPB 20(6): 477-86, Jun 2018.

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