- Assistant Professor
- Chair, SSM Internship and Career Guidance
Dr. Yang’s research
expertise ranges from whole-body to cellular physiological measurements
including gene expression and stable isotope infusion. She has worked with
young and old (≥ 90 y) men and women of varying
fitness levels including world-class athletes. She has presented at
international conferences such as Experimental Biology, and the Annual Meeting
of the American College of Sports Medicine. In addition, Dr. Yang has taught at
the University of Texas at Austin, Ball State University, and University of California,
Irvine. She also had several other teaching, coaching and personal training
experiences. Dr. Yang had formerly represented Singapore in athletics and
weightlifting. She is a member of the American Physiology Society, American
College of Sports Medicine, and National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Dr. Yang is also a certified Yoga Teacher by Yoga Alliance, USA.