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Dr Nyuk Cho Lee

Dr Nyuk Cho LeeConsultant Acute Physician

Qualifications:

MD, PG Cert in Medical Education, MRCPI , MB , Bch , BAO (Hons) , LRCPI , LRCSI

Specialist Areas

  • Acute Medicine
  • Respiratory Medicine

Contact Details

Telephone: 01942 773117
Fax: 01942 822972

 

Clinic Access Time

Tuesday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Sleep Clinic, Leigh Infirmary

Background

Dr. Nyuk Cho Lee is a consultant physician with specialist interest in respiratory medicine and medical education. She has been appointed as the Undergraduate Tutor for University of Manchester in the trust since August 2015.

Dr Lee has been appointed as an Honorary Lecturer of the University of Manchester’ since February 2017.  

Dr. Lee graduated from The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 2000 (MB, BCh, BAO, LRCPI, LRCSI, second class upper honours).

She obtained MRCPI in 2003 and pursued training in Acute Medicine and Respiratory Medicine in Dublin, Ireland, obtaining her Core Consultant Training (CCT) qualification in 2010.

Post CCT, she has worked as a lecturer and foundation year tutor with University College Dublin. She was involved in MRCPI examinations and organisation of under-graduate medical examination for clinical year students and became an examiner for the Irish Pre-Registration Entry Exam (PRES) with the Irish Medical Council.

Dr. Lee has been awarded her Doctorate Of Medicine (MD) by the University College Dublin, Ireland in March 2014.  Her thesis title is "Sleep Related Breathing Disorders In Chronic Respiratory Disease". Dr. Lee graduated from the PG Cert in Medical Education in May 2014 from University of Manchester.

Dr. Lee has several publications in medical education and Respiratory Medicine.

  • Disordered breathing during sleep and exercise in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis and the role of biomarkers
    R.N.C. Lee, E. Kelly, G. Nolan, S. Eigenheer, D. Boylan, D. Murphy, J. Dodd, M.P. Keane, W.T. McNicholas
    DOI: http://qjmed.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/10/02/qjmed.hcu175
    First published online: 24th September 2014
  • Obstructive sleep apnoea and COPD, Walter T. McNicholas and Ruth Lee, Pulmonary and Sleep Disorders Unit, St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin, Conway Institute of Biomolecular and Biomedical Research, University College Dublin, Ireland. Published in the European Respiratory Monograph 59: 135-143, March 2013.
  • Obstructive sleep apnoea in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients, Ruth Lee & Walter T. McNicholas. Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine 2011 17(2): 62-71, March 2011