Biography

Fang "Frank" Yu, M.D., is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at UT Southwestern Medical Center, and a member of its Neuroradiology Division.

Dr. Yu holds a bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. He earned his medical degree at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, and completed his radiology residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He then received advanced training through a fellowship program in clinical and research neuroradiology at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

Dr. Yu's research interests include using imaging to evaluate multiple sclerosis, brain lesions, and Parkinson's disease. This has led to more than 15 publications in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Yu has been invited to present his findings at conferences throughout the United States and in Canada.

Personal Note

An avowed "foodie," Dr. Yu also enjoys travel and basketball.

Education

Medical School
Washington University School of Medicine (2011)
Residency
University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals (2016), Diagnostic Radiology
Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital (2018), Neuroradiology

Honors & Awards

  • Norman E. Leeds Award for Best Scientific Presentation
    Eastern Neuroradiological Society (2017)
  • Ralph Schlaeger Research Fellowship
    Massachusetts General Hospital (2016)
  • Chief Radiology Resident
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (2015)
  • Research Resident Grant
    Radiological Society of North America (2015)
  • Julio C. Palmaz Endowment for Excellence in Radiology Research Pilot Grant
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (2014)
  • Roentgen Resident/Fellow Research Award
    Radiological Society of North America (2014)
  • Certificate of Merit for Educational Exhibit
    Radiological Society of North America (2010)