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Assistant Professor of Graduate Nursing
Family Nurse Practitioner Faculty

Doctor of Nursing Practice | University of Missouri – Kansas City
Adult Nurse Practitioner | University of Mount Saint Vincent
Master of Science in Nursing | University of Mount Saint Vincent
Bachelor of Science in Nursing | Mary Chiles College

Jason Lee, DNP, ANP-B.C, MEDSURG-BC, CCRN enjoyed a stable and productive 32 years in his nursing career. Dr. Lee joined the Mount first as an adjunct instructor and later as a full-time faculty member. Dr. Lee is an adult nurse practitioner with a specialization in advanced heart failure, heart transplantation, cardiology, and primary care. At the College, Dr. Lee serves on the Graduate Committee, Nursing Organization Committee, and Search Committee. His doctoral work on transitional care intervention: A readmission solution has been published in the nursing management journal. In addition to his 15 years of clinical experience as a nurse practitioner, Dr. Lee previously practiced as a registered nurse for 17 years in the medical and surgical ICUs. Dr. Lee is board certified as an adult nurse practitioner and medical-surgical nurse by the ANCC, and as an adult critical care nurse by the AACN.

Dr. Lee is a member of the American Nurses Association, New York Nurses Association, and the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. He was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. He currently teaches courses on both graduate and undergraduate levels.

Areas of Interest

  • Advanced Heart Failure
  • Cardiac Transplantation
  • Cardiology
  • Primary Care
  • Medical-Surgical Critical Care


  • NURS 650 Advanced Practice Theory I
  • NURS 651 Advanced Practice Seminar/Practicum I
  • NURS 652 Advanced Practice Theory II
  • NURS 653 Advanced Practice Seminar/Practicum II
  • NURS 327 Adult Health Nursing


Conference Poster Presentation, “Use of PCSK9 Inhibitor Therapy in a Small Cohort of Heart Transplant Recipients with Statin Intolerance or Refractory Hyperlipidemia”, R. Jackson, D. Jennings, M. Gaine, T. Fanek, A. Mabasa, J. Lee, A. Kleet, F. Latif, S. Restaino, M. Farr. Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, 4/3/2019

Lee, J. (2017). Transitional Care Intervention: A readmission solution, Nursing Management, 48(3):32-39. DOI: 10.1097/01.NUMA.0000512507.39701.16.

Conference Oral Presentation, “Transitional Care Intervention to Reduce 30-Day Readmission Rate in Cardiac Transplant Patients” Doctor of Nursing Practice Conference 10/2016.

Nursing Grand Rounds, “Infection and Rejection” New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Patient Support Group program, “Care of a patient with post-heart transplantation”, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, Annual schedule.

Poster Presentation, “Adapting Evidence-Based Care in the Surgical ICU”, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center (2007)

Poster Presentation, “Intra-Abdominal Pressure Monitoring”, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center (2006)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Nurses Association
  • New York Nurses Associations
  • American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing