Dr. Jenny Yu is an assistant professor of pediatrics at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her area of clinical expertise is neonatology. Dr. Yu serves as the co-director of the Maryland Regional Neonatal Transplant Program.
Dr. Yu received her undergraduate degree from Saint Louis University. She earned her M.D. from the St. Louis University School of Medicine in 2004. She completed her residency in pediatrics from the Phoenix Children’s Hospital and performed a fellowship in neonatal and perinatal medicine at Harvard University.
Dr. Yu is interested in developmental processes that render the immature brain vulnerable to hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy and neonatal seizures.
She was awarded a Young Investigator Travel Award by the American Epilepsy Society in 2011.