About Dr Lee
Dr Eric Lee is a Staff Specialist Gastroenterologist and Interventional Endoscopist at Westmead Hospital, Sydney with expertise in ERCP, EUS, advanced polypectomy techniques, and endoscopic therapies for Barrett’s neoplasia. He is certified in Australia by the Conjoint Committee for the Recognition of Training in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (CCRTGE) for colonoscopy, gastroscopy, ERCP and EUS, and has been supervising and teaching trainees in these procedures over many years. Dr Lee has completed colonoscopy recertification as part of the GESA Colonoscopy Recertification Program. His commitment to the field of endoscopic oncology underpins his passion for research and teaching in gastrointestinal endoscopy. This has led to invitations as faculty at scientific meetings and publications in high impact peer-reviewed journals.
A medical graduate of the University of New South Wales, he completed training in Gastroenterology at Westmead and Royal North Shore Hospitals in Sydney before undertaking and completing the prestigious Clinical Fellowship in Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy with the University of Toronto, Canada.
He served on the Executive Committee of GESA's Australian Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Association (AGEA)/Faculty of Endoscopy from 2013-2019 and on the Education Committee of the World Endoscopy Organization (WEO) from 2013-2017. He was AGEA's representative on the Scientific Program Committee that organised Australian Gastroenterology Week (AGW) 2019, the annual national scientific meeting of GESA. At Westmead Hospital, he continues to be actively involved in the organisation of the annual Sydney International Endoscopy Symposium.