Dr. Guang Yang was honored with a 15 Year Service Award in recognition of his service to the Dana Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) at a ceremony attended by Laurie Glimcher, President of DFCI, and Joshua Bekenstein, Chair of the Board of Directors of the DFCI. Dr. Yang is a Research Scientist at Dana-Farber, and an Instructor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. In 2001 following graduation with a Ph.D. degree from Cancer Institute/Hospital of Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS) & Peking Union Medical College (PUMC) in Beijing, China he joined the DFCI. In China, Dr. Yang was an Associate Professor of Histology and Cell biology and taught both graduate and medical students. He also performed research studies in cancer at the Dalian Medical School, China. In 1996, he received the China Medical Board (CMB) award by the Rockefeller Foundation and started a formal career in cancer research at the Cancer Institute at CAMS and PUMC.
The Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Clinic at the DFCI is devoted to the care of patients with Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia and related IgM disorders, including IgM MGUS, Myeloma and Neuropathies.
For more information on the WM Clinic at DFCI, please visit the DFCI Center for Hematologic-Oncology/Waldenstrom's Macroglobulinemia Clinic.