Lee Bitsoi

LeManuel Lee Bitsoi

LeManuel Lee Bitsoi

Position in Extavour Lab: Associate

Lee Bitsoi is an associate of the Extavour Lab. As a bioethicist, Lee’s research interests include examining the ethical, legal and social implications of genetic/genomic research within Native American communities. In addition, he has been an advocate to address access and equity issues for underrepresented populations in science education. Lee’s current research project is focused on understanding the connections between historical trauma and epigenetics. He is the director of the Office of Student Diversity and Multicultural Affairs at Rush University in Chicago.