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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. David Yang is a pathologist with UW Health in Madison, Wisconsin. Dr. Yang earned his medical degree from Loma Linda University in California and completed an internship at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. Dr. Yang completed residencies at the Medical University of South Carolina and the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, as well as a fellowship in hematopathology at the University of Utah. Dr. Yang is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology, hematology, internal medicine and pathology.



UW Health Clinics

University Hospital
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology
Fellowship Hematopathology at The University of Utah, Salt Lake City
Residency Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, SC
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Internship Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, SC
Medical School Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, 1994

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PubMed Articles
Imaizumi M Li-Jessen NY Sato Y Yang DT Thibeault SL . Retention of Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells (hiPS) With Injectable HA Hydrogels for Vocal Fold Engineering. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2017 Apr;126(4):304-314
[PubMed ID: 28290232]
Zhang J Kong G Rajagopalan A Lu L Song J Hussaini M Zhang X Ranheim EA Liu Y Wang J Gao X Chang YI Johnson KD Zhou Y Yang D Bhatnagar B Lucas DM Bresnick EH Zhong X Padron E Zhang J . p53-/- synergizes with enhanced NrasG12D signaling to transform megakaryocyte-erythroid progenitors in acute myeloid leukemia. Blood. 2017 Jan 19;129(3):358-370
[PubMed ID: 27815262]
Landsburg DJ Falkiewicz MK Petrich AM Chu BA Behdad A Li S Medeiros LJ Cassaday RD Reddy NM Bast MA Vose JM Kruczek KR Smith SE Patel P Hernandez-Ilizaliturri F Karmali R Rajguru S Yang DT Maly JJ Blum KA Zhao W Vanslambrouck C Nabhan C . Sole rearrangement but not amplification of MYC is associated with a poor prognosis in patients with diffuse large B cell lymphoma and B cell lymphoma unclassifiable. Br J Haematol. 2016 Nov;175(4):631-640
[PubMed ID: 27469075]
Barasch S Mohindra P Hennrick K Hartig GK Harari PM Yang DT . Assessing p16 Status of Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma by Combined Assessment of the Number of Cells Stained and the Confluence of p16 Staining: A Validation by Clinical Outcomes. Am J Surg Pathol. 2016 Sep;40(9):1261-9
[PubMed ID: 27186851]
McIver SC Katsumura KR Davids E Liu P Kang YA Yang D Bresnick EH . Exosome complex orchestrates developmental signaling to balance proliferation and differentiation during erythropoiesis. Elife. 2016 Aug 20;5
[PubMed ID: 27543448]
Kahl BS Yang DT . Follicular lymphoma: evolving therapeutic strategies. Blood. 2016 Apr 28;127(17):2055-63
[PubMed ID: 26989204]
Landsburg DJ Petrich AM Abramson JS Sohani AR Press O Cassaday R Chavez JC Song K Zelenetz AD Gandhi M Shah N Fenske TS Jaso J Medeiros LJ Yang DT Nabhan C . Impact of oncogene rearrangement patterns on outcomes in patients with double-hit non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Cancer. 2016 Feb 15;122(4):559-64
[PubMed ID: 26565895]
Yu W Denu RA Krautkramer KA Grindle KM Yang DT Asimakopoulos F Hematti P Denu JM . Loss of SIRT3 Provides Growth Advantage for B Cell Malignancies. J Biol Chem. 2016 Feb 12;291(7):3268-79
[PubMed ID: 26631723]
Tanimura N Miller E Igarashi K Yang D Burstyn JN Dewey CN Bresnick EH . Mechanism governing heme synthesis reveals a GATA factor/heme circuit that controls differentiation. EMBO Rep. 2016 Feb;17(2):249-65
[PubMed ID: 26698166]
Suknuntha K Ishii Y Tao L Hu K McIntosh BE Yang D Swanson S Stewart R Wang JY Thomson J Slukvin I . Discovery of survival factor for primitive chronic myeloid leukemia cells using induced pluripotent stem cells. Stem Cell Res. 2015 Nov;15(3):678-93
[PubMed ID: 26561938]
Covach A Leith CP Rajguru SA Yang DT . A unique CD4+ large granular lymphocytosis occurring in patients treated with tumor necrosis factor α inhibitors: report of 2 cases. Hum Pathol. 2015 Aug;46(8):1237-41
[PubMed ID: 26022501]
Hoffman MR Glab R Gunderson M Maytag AL Yang DT Jiang JJ Dailey SH . Functional and Histological Evaluation following Canine Vocal Fold Reconstruction Using Composite Thyroid Ala Perichondrium Flaps. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2015 Jul;153(1):79-87
[PubMed ID: 25883099]
Brand TM Iida M Stein AP Corrigan KL Braverman CM Coan JP Pearson HE Bahrar H Fowler TL Bednarz BP Saha S Yang D Gill PS Lingen MW Saloura V Villaflor VM Salgia R Kimple RJ Wheeler DL . AXL Is a Logical Molecular Target in Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2015 Jun 1;21(11):2601-12
[PubMed ID: 25767293]
Nyflot MJ Kruser TJ Traynor AM Khuntia D Yang DT Hartig GK McCulloch TM Wiederholt PA Gentry LR Hoang T Jeraj R Harari PM . Phase 1 trial of bevacizumab with concurrent chemoradiation therapy for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck with exploratory functional imaging of tumor hypoxia, proliferation, and perfusion. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2015 Apr 1;91(5):942-51
[PubMed ID: 25659884]
Couturier MR Myatt R Dorn D Yang DT Pitstick N . Defective antigen tubes generate false-positive QuantiFERON tuberculosis test results. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Dec 1;59(11):1649-50
[PubMed ID: 25107293]
Leydon C Imaizumi M Yang D Thibeault SL Fried MP . Structural and functional vocal fold epithelial integrity following injury. Laryngoscope. 2014 Dec;124(12):2764-9
[PubMed ID: 25044022]
Petrich AM Gandhi M Jovanovic B Castillo JJ Rajguru S Yang DT Shah KA Whyman JD Lansigan F Hernandez-Ilizaliturri FJ Lee LX Barta SK Melinamani S Karmali R Adeimy C Smith S Dalal N Nabhan C Peace D Vose J Evens AM Shah N Fenske TS Zelenetz AD Landsburg DJ Howlett C Mato A Jaglal M Chavez JC Tsai JP Reddy N Li S Handler C Flowers CR Cohen JB Blum KA Song K Sun HL Press O Cassaday R Jaso J Medeiros LJ Sohani AR Abramson JS . Impact of induction regimen and stem cell transplantation on outcomes in double-hit lymphoma: a multicenter retrospective analysis. Blood. 2014 Oct 9;124(15):2354-61
[PubMed ID: 25161267]
McIver SC Kang YA DeVilbiss AW O'Driscoll CA Ouellette JN Pope NJ Camprecios G Chang CJ Yang D Bouhassira EE Ghaffari S Bresnick EH . The exosome complex establishes a barricade to erythroid maturation. Blood. 2014 Oct 2;124(14):2285-97
[PubMed ID: 25115889]
Oberley MJ Fitzgerald S Yang DT Morgan A Johnson J Leith C . Value-based flow testing of chronic lymphoproliferative disorders: a quality improvement project to develop an algorithm to streamline testing and reduce costs. Am J Clin Pathol. 2014 Sep;142(3):411-8
[PubMed ID: 25125633]
Chang YI Damnernsawad A Allen LK Yang D Ranheim EA Young KH Zhang J Kong G Wang J Liu Y Fu HY Yang CS Guo J Song H Zhang J . Evaluation of allelic strength of human TET2 mutations and cooperation between Tet2 knockdown and oncogenic Nras mutation. Br J Haematol. 2014 Aug;166(3):461-5
[PubMed ID: 24697267]