Chimei Lee, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics

Chimei Lee

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-625-5105

Office Address:
Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience
Riverside Professional Building 5th Floor Suite 500
606 24th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Pediatric Clinical Behavioral Neuroscience
RPB550 - 8961B
2450 Riverside Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Administrative Assistant Name
Erin Newling

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Fellowship in Pediatric Neuropsychology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

PhD, Clinical Psychology, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

MS, Clinical Psychology, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI

BS, Psychology, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan


Dr. Chimei Lee is currently a pediatric neuropsychology postdoctoral fellow at the Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota. She received her PhD in Clinical Psychology from Eastern Michigan University and completed her pre-doctoral psychology internship at the Henry Ford Health Sciences Center with specific emphasis on pediatric neuropsychology. Dr. Lee's research focuses on neurocognitive and behavioral development in children with neurodevelopmental disorders, including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). She is interested in how genetic and environmental variables affect risk and resilience in these populations. In her current clinical work, Dr. Lee conducts neuropsychological evaluations and consultations for children with complex medical conditions, genetic abnormality, inherited metabolic disorders, brain injury, as well as a variety of other neurodevelopmental and social-emotional challenges. Dr. Lee is a member of the National Academy of Neuropsychology, the International Neuropsychological Society, and the American Psychological Association - Division 40.




Bo, J. & Lee, C. M. (2017). Inter-limb transfer of kinematic adaptation in individuals with motor difficulties. Neuroscience Letters, 654, 63-69.


Bo, J., Lee, C. M., Wright, M, & Shen, B.(Under Review). Challenges of case identification and diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders in China: procedure, assessment, and diagnostic criteria. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders


Lee, C. M., Esler, A. N., & Hudock, R. (In Preparation). Sensitivities and specificities of Social Communication Questionnaire in a clinic-referred sample.