Yan Victoria Zhang, Ph.D.

Yan Victoria Zhang, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 608
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 276-4192

Research Bio

Dr. Yan Zhang's research interests are in clinical applications of mass spectrometry, transitioning of late phase discovery and -omics biomarkers to clinical services, and biomarker discovery for the early diagnosis of disease and prognosis using -omics technologies.



Her administrative interests encompass laboratory management, leadership development, and employee engagement.

Awards & Honors (National)

AACC Research Grand Award | American Association for Clinical Chemistry 2015
AACC Outstanding Speaker Award | American Association for Clinical Chemistry 2015
Founding Chair, Mass Spectrometry and Separation Sciences Division, AACC 2014 - Present
Chair, Upstate New York Local Section, AACC 2014 - Present
President, North American Chinese Clinical Chemistry Association 2014 - Present
Healthcare Team Execellence Award (Silver) NICU Project | Grater Rochester Quality Council 2014
Laboratory Director Award | Association for Mass Spec (MSACL) 2013
Domestic Travel Grant from Society for Young Clinical Laboratorians (SYCL) | Van Slyke Foundation 2010

Awards & Honors (Local)

Young Investigator Award | Association for Mass Spec (MSACL) 2014
Cyrus P. and Anne R. Barnum Travel Award | Minnesota Medical Foundation | ASMS Conference, University of Minnesota 2007
Cyrus P. and Anne R. Barnum Travel Award | Minnesota Medical Foundation | 5th HUPO Conference, University of Minnesota 2006
Excellent Leadership Award | Chinese Academy of Sciences 1999
Summa Cum Laude | Shandong University 1998
First Prize Scholarship | Shandong University 1995 - 1998
Excellent Leadership Award | Shandong University 1994 - 1998
Excellent Student Award | Shandong University 1994 - 1998
Second Prize Scholarship | Shandong University 1994 - 1995

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 36 available »

2016 Apr
Magguilli M, Hudson C, Zhang YV. "Expected Dangerously Low Potassium Concentrations." Clinical chemistry. 2016 Apr; 62(4):657-8.
2016
Zhang, Y.V. "Liquid Chromatography: Separation Types". Trainee Council: Pearls of Laboratory Medicine Online Publication. Clinical Chemistry. 2016; .
2016
Zhang, Y.V. "LC-MS/MS". Trainee Council: Pearls of Laboratory Online Publication. Revision under review. Clinical Chemistry. 2016; .
2016
Zhang, Y.V. "Liquid Chromatography: LC Basic and Separation Technique". Trainee Council: Pearls of Laboratory Medicine Online Publication. Clinical Chemistry. 2016; . Link
2015 Oct 23
Zhang YV, Rockwood A. "Impact of automation on mass spectrometry." Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry. 2015 Oct 23; 450:298-303. Epub 2015 Sep 02.

Current Appointments

Director, Regional Toxicology Lab - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD)
Associate Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD) - Primary

Education

Fellowship | Harvard Medical School2011
PhD | Biochemistry and Bioinformatics | University of Minnesota2006
M.E. | Biochemical Engineering | Tsinghua University and Chinese Academy of Sciences2001
B.S. | Microbiology and Microbial Engineering | Shandong University1998

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Post-doctoral Research Associate, University of Minnesota, Medical School, Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biophysics 2008