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Ann Yi MD, PhD

Currently accepting students.

Current Position

Principle investigator-Biology of Breathing Theme, Children’s Hospital Research Institute of Manitoba; Assistant Professor-Staff Neonatologist, Department of Pediatric, The University of Manitoba.


Scientist and Neonatologist, Children’s Hospital of Manitoba, University of Manitoba.

Research Fellow and Clinical Fellow in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto.

MD and PhD, China Medical University.

Research Focus

1). Long-term Cardio-Respiratory outcomes of extremely preterm infants.

2). Mechanistic studies of bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) in newborn rats.

3). Development of new therapies (Mesenchymal stromal cells from preterm infant umbilical cord) in preclinical and future clinical BPD.