Yanping Wang

MB, PhD, MMS

Resident (PGY-3)

ywang4@uwhealth.org

(608) 262-7158

UWHC - Rm A4/204 - 3224
600 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53792-3224

Office
B1772 WIMR

Biography

Yanping was awarded merit scholarship support for her medical school training in Shandong, China.  She subsequently pursued a PhD in immunopharmacology in Shanghai.  She moved to Rochester, MN to complete a postdoctoral fellowship at Mayo Clinic where her work focused on diabetic peripheral neuropathy, and later accepted a position as an assistant scientist at UW-Madison.  Her research here has focused on cerebral ischemia and multiple sclerosis.  She enjoys cooking, gardening, hiking, and music.

Education

Weifang Medical College

Publications

Wang Y, Marling SJ, Plum LA, DeLuca HF. Salate derivatives found in sunscreens block experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis in mice. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 201708; 114 (32):8528-8531.