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Lisa M. Lee

Associate Vice President for Scholarly Integrity and Research Compliance

Lisa M. Lee

Lisa M Lee serves as associate vice president for research and innovation, and director of the division of Scholarly Integrity and Research Compliance at Virginia Tech.  She holds a faculty appointment in the Department of Population Health Sciences.

Most recently, she served as the inaugural Chief of Bioethics at Walter Reed Army Institute of Research. During the Obama administration, she served as executive director of the Presidential Bioethics Commission. For over 25 years, Lee has worked in public health and ethics at the local, state, and federal levels, including 14 years at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

She earned a Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University, and holds an M.A. in educational psychology and an M.S. in bioethics. She is an epidemiologist, bioethicist, and ethics educator.