Yuqing Huo, PhD.

Yuqing Huo, M.D., PhD.

Professor, Cellular Biology & Anatomy
Director of the Vascular Inflammation Program, Vascular Biology Center


Contact Info

Phone: (706) 721-4414
Fax: (706) 721-9799
Email: yhuo@augusta.edu
Office: CB-3919A
Lab: CB-3919

Education and Training

Post Doctoral Training
University of Virginia,
Charlottesville, VA.
Cardiovascular Research Center, Department of Biomedical

Department of Cardiology, People's Hospital, Beijing
Medical University.
Beijing, P. R. China

Qingdao University,
Qingdao, P. R. China.
Department of Cardiology.

Jining Medical College,
Jining, P. R. China.

Honors and Awards

Finalist of Irvine H. Page young investigator research award from the arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology annual Conference 2008 (Atlanta, Georgia).

Nominee of the Institute of Medicine Anniversary Fellow from the Medical School of University of Minnesota (July, 2006).

Scientist Development Award (National level) from American Heart Association (2004 to 2007). The application was ranked in the top 4% as an excellent project.

Lillehei Scholar Award (2004-2007) from Lillehei Heart Institute at the University of Minnesota.

Atorvastatin Research Award (2004?2006) from Pfizer, Inc.
Young Investigator Award from the Cardiovascular Section of American Physiological Society (April 21, 2002). The award recognizes the work on the role of activated platelets in atherosclerosis.

Postdoctoral Fellowship Award (2001-2003) from American Heart Association (2001-2003), with 4.7% of high rank (top 36% are founded) and very laudatory comments called “an excellent project” from peer-reviewers.

New Investigator Award from American Heart Association on May 11, 2001. The award recognizes the work on monocyte chemokines.