$$ Kenneth Yen, MD Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center


UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics/Emergency Medicine
Languages Spoken: English,
Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

University of IL at Chicago College of Medicine (1996)


University of Chicago Hospitals & Health System (1999), Pediatrics


Medical College of Wisconsin (2002), Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Post-graduate School

Medical College of Wisconsin (2006)
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • Adapting new and existing technology for use in the ED
  • Clinical decision rules
  • Disaster medicine and trauma
  • EMS and pre-hospital care
  • Perepheral vascular access

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • Ambulatory Pediatric Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
  • American Medical Association
  • National Association of EMS Physicians
  • Society for Pediatric Research

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

  • Citation for Distinguished Service Rendered - American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Epidemiology (2006)
  • Ken Graff Young Investigator Award - American Academy of Pediatrics (2006)
  • Ambulatory Pediatric Association Fellow Award - Pediatric Academic Society (2001)
  • Best Fellow Research Presentation - Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin (2001)
  • Ludwig Seidel Award - Ambulatory Pediatric Association (2001)