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Yun Song, M.D.
General Surgery Resident

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Department of Surgery
4 Maloney
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Administrative Telephone: 215-662-6156

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Dr. Song is a PGY1 General Surgery resident at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Her clinical interests include surgical oncology and endocrine surgery.


2015 - present Assistant Instructor in Surgery


2011 – 2015 MD - Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts
2006 – 2010 Bachelor of Science, MIT
Cambridge, Massachusetts
2012 – 2015 Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
Principal Investigator: Judy E. Garber, MD, MPH
Evaluated pattern of metastasis to CNS in breast cancer patients carrying BRCA1/2 mutations compared to non-carriers.
2007 – 2010 The Picower Institute of Learning and Memory, MIT, Cambridge, MA
Principal Investigator: J. Troy Littleton, MD, PhD
Studied the role of DMob4 in axonal transport and microtubule organization and the function of complexin in neurotransmitter release.
  1. Schulte J, Sepp K, Jorquera RA, Wu C, Song Y, Hong P, and Littleton JT. DMob4/Phocein regulates synapse formation, axonal transport, and microtubule organization. J Neurosci. 2010 Apr 14;30(15):5189-203.
  2. Cho R, Song Y, and Littleton JT. Comparative analysis of Drosophila and mammalian complexins as fusion clamps and facilitators of neurotransmitter release. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2010 Dec;45(4):389-97.
2010 Phi Beta Kappa



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