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Yu-Yo Sun, PhD

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Research Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics - Neurology

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Yu-Yo, Sun completed his PhD in Molecular and Cellular Neurobiology at Taipei Medical University, Taiwan in 2010. Prior to joining the faculty at Emory in 2016, Dr. Sun received postdoctoral training at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and then served as a Research Associate at Emory School of Medicine.  Dr. Sun’s primary scholarly focus is to understand the mechanisms of brain disorder such as Stroke and Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy, and to develop more effective therapies.


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