Dr_Betty_Yang
Acting Instructor
Department of Emergency Medicine
Senior Fellow
EMS Fellowship
Sites of Practice: 
Harborview Medical Center

Faculty Information

Biography

Betty Yang, MD, is an emergency physician at Harborview Medical Center and a prehospital medical director in training at the University of Washington. As an EMS fellow, she works closely with Seattle Fire Medic One, King County Public Health EMS, and Paramedic Student Training. She has been involved in quality improvement and implementation of novel therapies, and she hopes to optimize EMS systems, through education, guideline enhancement, and EMS research.

Dr. Yang studies prehospital resuscitation of the critically ill and injured with a focus on out-of-hospital cardiac arrest. She receives funding from the Medic One Foundation to study ventilation of patients who suffer cardiac arrest. She was selected as the UW American Heart Association Strategically Focused Research Network postdoctoral fellow; she receives funding to train as a resuscitation scientist and will complete the two-year fellowship in 2022.

Education & Training: 
MD
University of Texas Medical School
Houston, TX
2015
Residency
Department of Emergency Medicine, The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
2019
Fellowship
Emergency Medical Services Fellowship, University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Contact
Mailing Address: 

Harborview Medical Center
Box 359702
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle WA 98104-2499

 

Twitter: @bettyy0

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 

Resuscitation

Prehospital Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medical Services

Publications
Publications: