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Won Jae Huh, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Pathology

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Won Jae Huh, MD, PhD

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Won Jae Huh completed his medical education at the Seoul National University in South Korea. Then he pursued Ph.D. training in Developmental Biology at Washington University in St. Louis. His Ph.D. thesis work with Dr. Jason Mills focused on the transcriptional regulation of gastric chief cell differentiation. Won Jae completed his residency training in Anatomic Pathology at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, followed by fellowship in Gastrointestinal and Liver Pathology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He did his postdoctoral research training on EGFR and Notch signaling crosstalk in gastric premalignant conditions with Dr. Robert Coffey at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Won Jae is a recipient of the NIDDK Clinical Scientist Career Development Award. He was an assistant professor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center prior to joining the Department of Pathology at Yale School of Medicine in 2021.

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  • Postdoctoral fellowship
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Fellowship in GI/Liver Pathology
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center (2016)
  • Residency in Anatomic Pathology
    Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2014)
  • PhD
    Washington University in St. Louis, Developmental Biology (2010)
  • BS
    Korea National Open University, Information Statistics
  • MD
    Seoul National University College of Medicine (2002)

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