Kenneth Yen, MD $$

Emergency Medicine Physician

Associate Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Languages Spoken:


UT Southwestern Pediatric Group

Education and Training

Medical School
University of IL at Chicago College of Medicine (1996)
University of Chicago Medicine - GME (1999), Pediatrics
Medical College of Wisconsin (2002), Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Post-graduate School
Medical College of Wisconsin (2006)
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Emergency Medicine

Departments and Programs

  • 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

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