Vanthaya Gan, M.D.
Vanthaya N. Gan, MD is a Professor of Pediatrics at UT Southwestern Medical Center of Dallas (UTSW). Since completing her residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Ambulatory Pediatrics training at UTSW, she has distinguished herself in teaching, service and research at UTSW and beyond. The Director of the Medical Student Teaching Clinic at Children’s Medical Center (CMC) since 1984, the Associate Director of Pediatric Clerkships at UTSW since 1988, and the attending faculty of the CMC Residency Continuity Clinic for almost 20 years, Dr. Gan has been repeatedly recognized for her excellence in teaching. Dr. Gan extends her dedication to medicine through her involvement in research. She is involved in such diverse projects as the Dallas school-based Asthma Screening Project, the study of MRSA carrier stage in medical students, and the psychiatric symptomology in caregivers of children with asthma. Her special areas of interest include medical education, dermatology, asthma, and infectious disease.
|Medical School||Ramathibodi Hospital (1973)|
|Internship||Ramathibodi Hospital (1974)|
|Internship||Children's Medical Center - GME (1975), Pediatrics|
|Residency||Children's Medical Center - GME (1977), Pediatrics|
|Fellowship||Children's Medical Center - GME (1978), Pediatrics|
|Fellowship||UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (1979), Neonatal-perinatal Medicine|
AJ. Psychiatric Symptomatology and Disorders in Caregivers of Children with Asthma: Pediatrics 2006
Brown ES, Gan V, Jeffress J, Mullen-Gingrich K, Khan DA, Wood BL, Miller BD, Gruchalla B, and John Rush Pediatrics 2006 118 e1715-e1720
Classification of asthma severity in children: the contribution of Pulmonary function testing
Stout JW, Visness CM, Enright P, Lamm C, Shapiro G, Gan V, Adams K, Mitchell HE Accepted for publication: Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 2006
Inhaled Corticosteriods May be Superior to Systemic Cortiocosteroids in Children with Moderate-to-Severe Acute Asthma Pediatric Asthma Allergy Pediatric Asthma,
Macias CG, Felner EI, and Gan V Allergy & Immunology 2003 16 121-128
Ambulatory management of pediatric asthma. Pediatric Asthma
Gan VN, Grucella R Respiratory Care Clinics of North America. WB Saunders Comp. March 2000 6:1