Project Description

Jessica A. Lee, MD


Jessica A. Lee grew up in Princeton, NJ and earned her undergraduate degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology from Princeton University, and her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.  After graduating from medical school, she was delighted to stay in Pittsburgh for residency in plastic surgery.  Her interests include craniofacial and pediatric plastic surgery, as well as transgender surgery.  In her spare time, she enjoys playing basketball and exploring all of Pittsburgh’s art, food, and outdoor offerings.  She lives in Squirrel Hill with her wife, son, and dog.

Why Pitt? 
For the city, the people, and the pierogies.


  • Resident Teaching Award, Department of Plastic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2016-2017
  • Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Clinical Research Fellowship and NIH T32 Predoctoral Fellowship, Department of Otolaryngology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2010-2011
  • Dean’s Merit Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2007-2012
  • Princeton Environmental Institute Research Grant, Princeton University, 2004-2005