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Faculty Detail    
Name YESIE YOON
MD
FAAP
 
Campus Address CHIL 4TH Zip 0000
Phone  205-934-6054
E-mail  yyoon@uabmc.edu
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Education
Medical School  Yonsei University College of Medicine    2008  M.D.  
Residency  Cincinnati Children's Hospital/Univ of Cincinnati    2016  Pediatrics/Psychiatry/Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 

Certifications
Board certified; General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics  2015 
Board certified; Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology  2016 
Board certified; Child and adolescent psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology  2017 


Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Psychiatry   Psych - Child & Adolescent Assistant Professor
Secondary  Pediatrics   Ped - General Pediatrics Assistant Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Yoon was born in South Korea, and graduated from Yonsei University College of Medicine in 2008. She was trained in general pediatrics, psychiatry and child & adolescent psychiatry (aka "triple board program") at Cincinnati Children's Hospital and University of Cincinnati. She served as the chief resident in 2015-2016 and has joined UAB as assistant professor in child & adolescent psychiatry and holds secondary appointment in general pediatrics.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry  member   
American Academy of Pediatrics  fellow   
American Psychiatric Association   member   
Korean Medical Association  member   



Research/Clinical Interest
Title
Description
psychosomatic medicine, psychiatric illness in chronic medical condition, quality improvement, patient safety, consultation and liaison psychiatry

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Choi KM, Yoon Y, Kim JJ.. Meaning and Application of Ambivalence and Its Neural Substrates in Schizophrenia. Korean J Schizophr Res. 2009 May; 12(1): 15-23.   
Yoon Y, Wink LK, Pedapati EV, Horn PS, Erickson CA, Weight Gain Effects of Second-Generation Antipsychotic Treatment in Autism Spectrum Disorder, JCAP; 2016 Nov; 26(9): 822-827  27389348