Division of hematology / oncology

Xue-Zhong Yu, M.D.


Dr. Yu received a Bachelor of Science degree in Medicine (an MD equivalent) and a Master of Science in Immunology from Peking University Health Sciences Center in Beijing, China.  He completed his residency in Nanchang China and went on to complete a postdoctoral fellowship at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle, Washington. Most recently, Dr. Yu held full member/professor positions at the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute and the University of South Florida’s College of Medicine.

Dr. Yu is one of the country's leading researchers in hematopoietic stem cell therapy. Dr. Yu holds the Robert K. Stuart, MD, Distinguished Endowed Chair in Hematology/Oncology, the second chair within the SmartState Cancer Stem Cell Biology and Therapy Center of Economic Excellence.

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