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Yueh-Ying Han, PhD, MS

Yueh-Ying Han, PhD
Job Title Research Instructor, Department of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
4401 Penn Ave., Suite Rangos Research Building, 9th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-6377 Phone
412-692-7636 Fax

Education and Training

Graduate School:

2007 PhD, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2004 MS, Institute of Environmental Health, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan

Post Graduate School:

2008 Post-Doctoral Associate, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.
2007 Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Environmental and Occupational Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan


  • American Public Health Association
  • American Association for Cancer Research


  • Han, YY; Youk, AO; Sasser, H; Talbott, EO. Cancer incidence among residents of the Three Mile Island accident area: 1982-1995. Environ Res. 2011 Aug 17. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Chen, BY; Chan, CC; Han, YY; Wu, HP; Guo, LY. The risk factors and quality of life in children with allergic rhinitis in relation to seasonal attack patterns. Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. [Article first published online: 14 June, 2011]
  • Han, YY; Talbott, EO; Donovan, M. Time trends and racial differences in female breast cancer incidence in Pennsylvania, 1985-2004. J Womens Health 2011; 20(3): 325-331.
  • Han, YY; Dinse, GE; Umbach, DM; Davis, DL; Weissfeld, JL. Age-period-cohort analysis of cancer not related to tobacco, screening, or HIV: Sex and race differences. Cancer Causes Control 2010; 21(8): 1227-36.
  • Han, YY; Donovan, M; Sung, FC. Increased urinary 8-hydroxy-2’-deoxyguanosine excretion in long distance bus drivers in Taiwan. Chemosphere 2010; 79(9): 942-948.
  • Han, YY; Davis, DL; Dinse, GE. Demographic patterns and temporal trends in non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma incidece in Pensylvania and the United States. Int J Occup Environ Health 2010; 16(1): 75-84.
  • Han, YY; Davis, DL; Weissfeld, JL; Umbach, DM; Dinse, GE. Generational risk for selected cancer grouping in the United States. Cancer 2010; 116(4): 940-948.
  • Han, YY; Davis, DL; Gandhi, OP; DeSalles, A; Herberman, RB. Strengths and limitations of current models of electromagnetic absorption of the head as the basis for safety compliance testing of new and next generations of cell phones. Eur J Oncol. 2010; Library vol. 5: 301-318.
  • Han, YY; Kano, H; Davis, DL; Niranjan, A; Lunsford, LD. Cell phone usage and acoustic neuroma: The need for standardized questionnaires and access to industry data. Surg Neurol. 2009; 72(3): 216-222.
  • Han, YY; Lee, YL; Guo, LY. Indoor environmental risk factor and seasonal variation of childhood asthma. Pediatr Allergy Immunol. 2009; 20(8): 748-756.
  • Han, YY; Weissfeld, JL; Davis, DL; Talbott, EO. Arsenic levels in ground water and cancer incidence in Idaho: A ecologic study. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 2009; 82(7): 843-849. 

Research Interests

  • Environmental epidemiology
  • Cancer epidemiology
  • Respiratory health
  • Epigenetics
Last Update
October 26, 2011
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Last Update
October 26, 2011