Janet Yoon, M.D.

Locations

3020 Children's Way
MC 5035
San Diego, CA 92123

Specialty

Hematology/Oncology

Organization

Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Medical School

Medical College of Ohio

Internship

Medical University of South Carolina

Residency

Medical University of South Carolina

Fellowship

Childrens Hospital - Los Angeles

Board Certifications

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Pediatrics

Gender

F

Bio

Dr. Janet Yoon is director of the Solid Tumor Program at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an associate professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine. She is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology/oncology.

Dr. Yoon earned her medical degree at the Medical College of Ohio (Toledo), completed her pediatric residency at the Medical University of South Carolina (Charleston) and went on to complete her pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

Dr. Yoon's clinical interests are focused on pediatric solid tumors. As part of the solid tumor team, she works closely with the surgeons and radiation oncologists. In addition, she is involved in the Neuro-Oncology Program and serves as Rady Children's co-principal investigator for the Pacific Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Consortium, which conducts clinical trials in brain tumor patients.

Dr. Yoon enjoys teaching medical students, pediatric residents and pediatric hematology/oncology fellows. She is the director for the second-year pediatric residents' hematology/oncology rotation and co-authored a hematology/oncology survival guide for the pediatric residents.

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.

Publications

Severe vincristine-induced polyneuropathy in a teenager with anaplastic medulloblastoma and undiagnosed Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease.
Aghajan Y, Yoon JM, Crawford JR

Diagnostic challenges of bHCG interpretation following gonadectomy in a patient with Swyer syndrome.
Trovillion EM, Gottschalk M, Yoon JM

Novel PTCH1 Mutation in a Young Child With Gorlin Syndrome and Medulloblastoma.
Gloude NJ, Yoon JM, Crawford JR

Secondary Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in a Patient With Favorable Histology Wilms Tumor.
Murphy EP, Mo J, Yoon JM

Atypical Teratoid Rhabdoid Tumor in a Teenager with Unusual Infiltration Into the Jugular Foramen.
Udaka YT, Yoon JM, Malicki DM, Khanna PC, Levy ML, Crawford JR

Glioblastoma multiforme arising from dysembryoplastic neuroepithelial tumor in a child in the absence of therapy.
Chuang NA, Yoon JM, Newbury RO, Crawford JR

Anti-tumor activity of the HSP90 inhibitor SNX-2112 in pediatric cancer cell lines.
Chinn DC, Holland WS, Yoon JM, Zwerdling T, Mack PC

A novel mutation in a Fijian boy with Shwachman-Diamond syndrome.
Newman AR, Moghaddam B, Yoon JM

Modifying the soil to affect the seed: role of stromal-derived matrix metalloproteinases in cancer progression.
Jodele S, Blavier L, Yoon JM, DeClerck YA

Treatment of infantile choriocarcinoma of the liver.
Yoon JM, Burns RC, Malogolowkin MH, Mascarenhas L

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