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Yan Victoria Zhang, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 276-4192

Biography

Research

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.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Education

2006
PhD | University of Minnesota
Biochemistry and Bioinformatics

2011
Fellowship | Harvard Medical School

2017
MBA | The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Awards

2015
AACC Research Grand Award
Sponsor: American Association for Clinical Chemistry

2015
AACC Outstanding Speaker Award
Sponsor: American Association for Clinical Chemistry

2014 - Present
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
Healthcare Team Execellence Award (Silver) NICU Project
Sponsor: Grater Rochester Quality Council

2014
Young Investigator Award
Sponsor: Association for Mass Spec (MSACL)

2013
Laboratory Director Award
Sponsor: Association for Mass Spec (MSACL)

2010
Domestic Travel Grant from Society for Young Clinical Laboratorians (SYCL)
Sponsor: Van Slyke Foundation

2007
Cyrus P. and Anne R. Barnum Travel Award
Sponsor: Minnesota Medical Foundation
Location: ASMS Conference, University of Minnesota

2006
Cyrus P. and Anne R. Barnum Travel Award
Sponsor: Minnesota Medical Foundation
Location: 5th HUPO Conference, University of Minnesota

1999
Excellent Leadership Award
Sponsor: Chinese Academy of Sciences

1998
Summa Cum Laude
Sponsor: Shandong University

1995 - 1998
First Prize Scholarship
Sponsor: Shandong University

1994 - 1998
Excellent Leadership Award
Sponsor: Shandong University

1994 - 1998
Excellent Student Award
Sponsor: Shandong University

1994 - 1995
Second Prize Scholarship
Sponsor: Shandong University

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Publications

Journal Articles

7/2017
Zhang YV, Smoller BR, Levy PC. "Laboratory Formulary: A Model for High-Value Evidence-Based Medicine." Clinical chemistry.. 2017 Jul 0; 63(7):1299-1300. Epub 2017 May 17.

12/2016
Zhang YV, Wei B, Zhu Y, Zhang Y, Bluth MH. "Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry: An Emerging Technology in the Toxicology Laboratory." Clinics in laboratory medicine.. 2016 Dec 0; 36(4):635-661. Epub 2016 Oct 14.

4/2016
Magguilli M, Hudson C, Zhang YV. "Expected Dangerously Low Potassium Concentrations." Clinical chemistry.. 2016 Apr 0; 62(4):657-8.

Books & Chapters

2016
Chapter Title: LC-MS/MS as Emerging Technique in Toxicology Laboratory
Book Title: Clinical Toxicology
Author List: Zhang, Y.V., Wei, B., Zhu, Y., Zhang, Y.H.
Edited By: Editor, Martin Bluth
Published By: -2016

2016
Chapter Title: Principles f Laboratory Management
Book Title: Comtemporary Practice in Clinical Chemistry
Author List: Zhang, Y.V.
Edited By: Submitted, Editors: William Clarke and D. Robert Dufour
Published By: -2016

2016
Chapter Title: Mass Spectrometry in Clinical Laboratory: Applications in Biomolecular Analysis
Book Title: Clinical Applications of Mass Spectrometry in Biomolecular Analysis
Author List: Garg, U., Zhang, Y.V.
Edited By: Editor, Uttam Garg
Published By: -2016

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