Sung Yang

Sung Huk Yang

Instructor of Clinical Surgery

Medical Sciences Building

COM Surgery Vascular - 0513

Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267-0558

Education

Bachelor's Degree, Baylor University 2005 (Biology)

Medical Degree, University of Arkansas 2009

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Yang, Sung; Stepien, David; Hanseman, Dennis; Robinson, Bryce; Goodman, Michael D; Pritts, Timothy A; Caldwell, Charles C; Remick, Daniel G; Lentsch, Alex B (2014. )Substance P mediates reduced pneumonia rates after traumatic brain injury.Critical care medicine, ,42 (9 ),2092-100

Tsuei, Betty J; Hanseman, Dennis J; Blakeman, Michael J; Blakeman, Thomas C; Yang, Sung H; Branson, Richard D; Gerlach, Travis W (2014. )Accuracy of noninvasive hemoglobin monitoring in patients at risk for hemorrhage.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,77 (3 Suppl 2 ),S134-9

Yang, Sung H; Gangidine, Matt; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D; Lentsch, Alex B (2013. )Interleukin 6 mediates neuroinflammation and motor coordination deficits after mild traumatic brain injury and brief hypoxia in mice.Shock (Augusta, Ga.), ,40 (6 ),471-5

Gustafson, Joshua D; Yang, Sung; Blakeman, Thomas Chris; Dorlac, Warren C; Branson, Richard (2013. )Pulsed dosed delivery of oxygen in mechanically ventilated pigs with acute lung injury.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,75 (5 ),775-9

Yang, Sung H; Gustafson, Josh; Gangidine, Matt; Stepien, David; Schuster, Rebecca; Pritts, Timothy A; Goodman, Michael D; Remick, Daniel G; Lentsch, Alex B (2013. )A murine model of mild traumatic brain injury exhibiting cognitive and motor deficits.The Journal of surgical research, ,184 (2 ),981-8

Presentations

Poster Presentations

Yang S, Gangidine M, Gustafson J, Pritts T, Lentsch A (06-2012. )IL-6 contributes to motor coordination recovery after mild traumatic brain injury in mice .Shock Conference,

Paper Presentations

Yang S, Gangidine M, Gustafson J, Pritts T, Lentsch A (11-2012. )IL-6 enhances recover of motor coordination after traumatic brain injury in mice .

Yang S, Gangidine M, Gustafson J, Pritts T, Lentsch A (10-2012. )IL-6 enhances recover of motor coordination after traumatic brain injury in mice .

Yang S, Gangidine M, Gustafson J, Pritts T, Lentsch A (08-2012. )IL-6 regulates motor coordination deficits after mild traumatic brain injury in mice .

Yang S, Gangidine M, Gustafson J, Pritts T, Lentsch A (05-2012. )IL-6 regulates motor coordination deficits after mild traumatic brain injury in mice .

Honors and Awards

2006 Burton Scholarship for 4.0 GPA

2006 Partners In Research Program Honorable Mention. Research program allowing students to gain experience in cancer research at UAMS. Research based on loss of imprinting of HI9 and IGF-2.

2012 Finalist, Resident Research Competition, University of Cincinnati, Department of Surgery

2012 Shock Conference - New Investigator Travel Award

2012 Ohio Committee of Trauma Basic Science Paper Competition Winner

2013 Winner, 2013 Shock Society New Investigator Award

2013 Finalist, Clinical Section, Department of Surgery Resident Research Award

2013 Finalist, Basic Science, Department of Surgery Resident Research Award

2015 -2016 GME Residency Advisory Committee Resident Representative

2014 -2015 R4 Resident Class Representative

Post Graduate Training and Education

2011-2013 Research Fellowship, Department of Surgery [Mentor: Dr. Alex Lentsch], University of Cincinnati,

2009-2016 General Surgery Residency, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine,

2016-2018 Vascular Surgery Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center,

Research and Practice Interests

Professional Affiliation

2007: Central Arkansas Regional Science Fair Judge - Junior Division

2007 -2009: Surgery Interest Group, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine; Little Rock, AR

2005 -To Present: Arkansas Medical Society

2005 -To Present: American Medical Association

2006: Annual alumni fundraiser volunteer for University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine

2004 -2005: Princeton Review Teacher for MCAT

2002 -2004: Hillcrest Hospital ED Volunteer, Waco, TX

Alpha Epsilon Delta (Medical Society)

Phi Beta Kappa

Alpha Chi

Other Information

COMMUNITY AND EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

Member of The Summit Church, North Little Rock, AR (2005-current).  Local volunteer activities, incl. Children's Fair, Family Fest, etc.

Member Korean United Methodist Church, Waco, TX (2002-2005).  Bible Study Leader for Children Ministry

Baylor University - Volunteering (2001-2005)

 

OTHER INTERESTS

Fluent in English and Korean

Golf

Music

Hiking, outdoors, sports

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Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267-0558
Phone: 513-558-5367
sung.yang@uc.edu