Amy S. D. Lee, DNP, ARNP, WHNP-BC
Clinical Associate Professor
Dr. Amy (Davis) Lee received her BSN from the Capstone College of Nursing at the University of Alabama in 1990. She worked as a labor-and-delivery, recovery, post-partum nurse at UAB in Birmingham, West Florida Regional Medical Center in Pensacola, and Castle Hospital in Hawaii. She received her MS as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in December of 1995 and became board certified through NCC in June of 1996. Dr. Lee has worked as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner in California, Louisiana, Texas, and Maryland.
From 2002 until 2018, Dr. Lee was at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, in both the inpatient and outpatient settings with a primary job assignment to support the education of the gynecology/obstetric (GYN/OB) residents. She also had a joint appointment at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and represented the department of GYN/OB on the Central Nursing Research committee. She has consulted on gynecologic issues across the hospital; provided care for patients in outpatient clinics; served as a First Assist in the gynecologic operating rooms; and taught residents, nurse practitioner students, and medical students through their clinical learning experiences. In August of 2013, she completed her DNP at Chatham University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a capstone project that focused on contraceptive education to improve contraceptive compliance.
Dr. Lee’s research and clinical interests have focused on family planning, gynecologic emergencies, and violence against women. Her publications, presentations, and work in these areas demonstrate her expertise and passion for these areas of healthcare. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International affiliated with both Epsilon Omega (CCN) and Chi Zeta (Chatham) chapters.
Dr. Lee returns to her home state of Alabama to continue her work in Women’s Health and nursing at her alma mater. She resides in Birmingham with her husband Rob. They have three children: Elizabeth, Ally, and Davis.