Serena Yang M.D.

  • Interim Chief of Pediatrics, UCSF Fresno
  • Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF
Specialty: Pediatrics

Serena Yang, M.D., graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and Certificate in Bioengineering. She received her medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency and academic general pediatrics fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine. During her fellowship, she obtained an M.P.H. in international and family health at the University of Texas-Houston School of Public Health.

As a faculty member at Baylor College of Medicine from 2004-07, she was the recipient of an NIH K12 Mentored Clinical Investigator Award, which funded her clinical research training and projects investigating access to care barriers for vulnerable pediatric populations.

Dr. Yang’s academic interests include NICU hospital to home transition and follow up, access to care, care of the underserved, international health, medical education, and mentoring others in their research and career pursuits.


Education & Medical Training

  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Emory University School of Medicine
  • University of Texas -Houston School of Public Health, MPH
  • Baylor College of Medicine, Pediatric Residency
  • Baylor College of Medicine, Academic General Pediatric Fellowship

Certifications & Licensure

  • California State Medical Licence
  • American Board of Pediatrics Certification