Name: Peiying Yang

Country: United States

Affiliation:

Department of Palliative, Rehabilitation and Integrative Medicine, Division of Cancer Medicine

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Department of Palliative, Rehabilitation and Integrative Medicine, Division of Cancer Medicine

Research Interests:

Cancer Biology, Cancer Cells, Signaling Pathways.

Biography:

Education & Training
Degree-Granting Education
  • 1997 University of Maine, Orono, ME, USA, PHD, Nutritional Biochemistry
  • 1990 Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing, CHN, MS, Pharmacy
  • 1987 Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing, CHN, BS, Traditional Chinese Medicine
Postgraduate Training
  • 1998-2003 Postdoctoral Fellowship, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
Experience & Service
Academic Appointments:
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2008 - 2013
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Behavioral Science, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2006 - 2008
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2006 - 2008
  • Instructor, Department of Department of Experimental Therapeutics, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2003 - 2006
Other Appointments/Responsibilities
  • Senior Project Manager of Pharmaceutical Development Center, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2007 - 2008
  • Director of R&D and Formulation, International Nutraceutical Corporation, Ogden, UT, 1997 - 1998
  • Institutional Committee Activities
  • Member, Multidisciplinary Research Advisory Committee, 2013 - Present
Consultantships
  • Applied Photon Medical Technologies Inc, Houston, Texas, USA, 2013 – 2015
Honors & Awards
  • 2004 Prostate Cancer Research Program Award
  • 1995 Gordon E. Ramsdell Scholarship
  • 1995 Merna Monroe Kappa Omicron Nu Scholarship