Howa Yeung, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Dermatology

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory University: Department of Dermatology

1525 Clifton Road
Suite 100

Atlanta , GA 30322


  • MD, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Internship, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
  • Dermatology Residency (Chief Resident in final year), Emory University School of Medicine
  • Certifications: American Board of Dermatology


  • Dermatologic health and health care disparities in sexual and gender minority populations
  • Epidemiology, prevention, and treatment of acne

  • Epidemiology, prevention, and treatment of skin cancer

  • Measurement of patient-reported outcomes in Dermatology 

Select Honors and Awards: 

  • Research Grant for Quality of Life/Health Services/Outcomes Studies, American Skin Association, 2018-2019
  • KL2 Scholar, Georgia Clinical & Translational Science Alliance, 2017-2019
  • Dermatologist Investigator Research Fellowship, Dermatology Foundation, 2017-2018
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2013
  • T32 Dermatoepidemiology Research Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 2011-2012

Society and Professional Memberships: 

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Society for Investigative Dermatology 
  • Medical Dermatology Society 
  • Gay and Lesbian Dermatology Association
  • Atlanta Association for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery