Hongjie Yuan, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Emory University School of Medicine

Office: 5015 Rollins Research Center

Phone: 404-727-2470

Fax: 404-727-0365

Email: hyuan@emory.edu

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory University School of Medicine

Department of Pharmacology
1510 Clifton Road, Rollins Research Center Room 5015

Atlanta, Georgia 30322-3090

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Education

  • PhD, Akita University School of Medicine, Akita, Japan, 2004
  • Master of Medicine, Norman Bethune University of Medical Sciences, Changchun, China, 1997
  • MD, Baotou Medical School, Baotou, China, 1994

Biography

Research Area:
Translational study on human glutamate (NMDA) receptor mutations associated with neurological diseases; Physiology and pharmacology of ionotropic glutamate receptors.

Research Interests:
Dr. Yuan focuses on human glutamate receptor (NMDAR) mutations associated with neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders. He is utilizing a multidisciplinary approach that combines his clinical experience, training in electrophysiology, and understanding of neurophysiology to translate basic research involving human glutamate receptor mutations toward therapeutic use.