Yih-Ming Yang, M.D.

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: China Medical College, Taiwan, 1972
Residency: Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans, LA, 1978-1980
Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology, Children's Hospital and Medical Center 1988-1992 Postdoctoral, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, 1989-1992


  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Professional Scientific Societies
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • Medical Association of the State of Alabama

Publications / Presentations

Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by this physician are available at the National Library of Medicine's online resource PubMed.

  • Best Clinical Attending, College of Medicine, University of South Alabama, 2001
  • Best Senior Resident Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of South Alabama, 2002

Professional Interests
  • Research interests: Clinical trials in sickle cell disease, newborn screening for hemoglobinopathies and strategies to raise fetal hemoglobin

Privileges Egleston
Hughes Spalding
Scottish Rite

Additional Information Additional Residencies: Mennonite Christian Hospital, Taiwan (General Practice), 1973-74; Lafayette Charity Hospital and Charity Hospital of Louisiana, (Pediatrics), 1974-76; Charity Hospital of Louisiana, (Pediatrics), 1976-77