Welcome Yifei Yang
Jul 1, 2018 12:00 AM
The Department of Pathology is pleased to welcome Yifei Yang, PhD as a new faculty member in the Clinical Pathology Division.
Dr. Yang is excited to start her position as an Assistant Professor (Clinical) and a medical director in clinical toxicology at ARUP Laboratories. Her clinical interests are focused on exploring the aggregated urine drug testing results and investigating their potential correlations with drug metabolism pattern and pharmacokinetic properties. She also plans to continue her previous work in developing quantitative mass spectrometry assays for glycosylation-based biomarkers.
She received a BSc in biotechnology from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China. She holds an MS and PhD from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. Dr. Yang was a clinical chemistry fellow at the University of Chicago, School of Medicine prior to coming to the University of Utah.
Dr. Yang is self-proclaimed as “the only couch potato in the Greater Salt Lake City area”. She enjoys jazz music, contemporary theater, and strategy-based board games outside the lab.