Priscilla Yu graduated from UC Irvine School of Medicine in 2008. She then completed her pediatrics residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. After residency, she did her pediatric critical care fellowship at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA. During her critical care fellowship, given her interests in medical education, she also completed a medical education fellowship at the David Geffen School of Medicine. After her critical care fellowship, she completed a cardiac critical care fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She joined the faculty at UT Southwestern in 2016. She spends her clinical time in both the cardiac ICU and pediatric ICU.


Medical School
University of California Irvine School of Medicine (2008)
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles (2011), Pediatrics
UCLA Medical Center Program (2015), Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2016), Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care

Research Interest

  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Medical education
  • Simulation

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine