Kum Ja Lee is an assistant professor of clinical pharmacy at the USC School of Pharmacy. She currently provides patient care and clinical services to hematology-oncology patients at the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center.
Lee received her doctor of pharmacy from USC in 1985. She then completed a residency in pharmacy practice at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, joining the faculty of the USC School of Pharmacy in 1986. In 2001, she became a board-certified oncology pharmacist. She lectures third-year pharmacy students on lung cancer and on the organ toxicities of chemotherapy. She is a member of the bone marrow transplant (BMT), BMT critical care pathway and the pain management committees at the Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center. She participated in developing the BMT critical pathways at the hospital.