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Peiying Yang, MS, PhD

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of General Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Dual/Joint/Adjunct Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Cancer Biology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
Faculty, The University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1997 University of Maine, Orono, ME, PHD, Nutritional Biochemistry
1990 Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China, MS, Pharmacy
1987 Beijing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Beijing, China, BS, Traditional Chinese Medicine

Postgraduate Training

9/1998-11/2003 Postdoctoral Fellowship, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 7/2006-10/2008
Assistant Professor, Department of Behavioral Science, Division of Cancer Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 7/2006-10/2008
Instructor, Department of Experimental Therapeutics, UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 2003-2006

Other Appointments/Responsibilities

Board member, Society of Integrative Oncology, Albany, NY, 9/2012-present
Board member, American Botanical Council, Austin, TX, 5/2012-present
Research Committee, Society of Integrative Oncology, New York, NY, 1/2012-present
Senior Project Manager of Pharmaceutical Development Center, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 12/2007-11/2008
Director of R&D and Formulation, International Nutraceutical Corporation, Ogden, UT, 1997-1998

Consultantships

Applied Photon Medical Technologies Inc, Houston, Texas, USA, 7/2013-present
Anhui JinChan Biochemistry Sharing Inc, Anhui, P.R. China, 12/2009-present
Phoenix Biotechnology Inc, San Tonia, 2004-2010

Institutional Committee Activities

Member, Multidisciplinary Research Advisory Committee, 2013-present
Member, International Oncology Center of TCM, 2005-present

Honors and Awards

2004 Prostate Cancer Research Program Award
1995 Gordon E. Ramsdell Scholarship
1995 Merna Monroe Kappa Omicron Nu Scholarship

Last updated: 8/11/2015