Dr. Yarborough was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. She completed an undergraduate degree in business at the University of Texas before returning to Dallas for medical school at UT Southwestern.  After graduation, she remained at UT Southwestern for her Internal Medicine residency.  She is currently serving as one of the Chief Residents for Internal Medicine.  She plans to pursue a career in Hematology and Oncology with a focus on clinical education.  Outside of medicine, she loves staying home and cooking with her husband, Ben, when they’re not traveling to somewhere new and exciting.


University of Texas-Austin (2009), Accounting
Medical School
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2014), Medicine

Research Interest

  • Quality Improvement in Oncology
  • Renal Cell Carcinoma

Honors & Awards

  • Outstanding Clinical Ward Teaching - Junior Resident
    UT Southwestern, Internal Medicine Clerkship (2016)
  • Dr. Richard Mays Smith Award in Internal Medicine
    UT Southwestern (2014)
  • Vannatta, Hesser, Schmalsteig Excellence in Tutoring Award
    UT Southwestern Teaching Award (2014)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Physicians (2014)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha (2013)