Howa Yeung, MD


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, Internal Medicine, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
  • Dermatology Residency, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Dermatoepidemiology NRSA Research Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Certifications: American Board of Dermatology


  • Epidemiology, prevention, and treatment of HIV and HIV-related skin diseases

  • Epidemiology, prevention, and treatment of skin cancers

  • Health disparities in sexual and gender minority populations

Select Honors and Awards: 

  • Dermatology Foundation Dermatologist Investigator Research Fellowship: "Characterization of Skin Cancer Risk Factors and Screening in Sexual Minority Populations", 2017-2018
  • Trainee Award for Best Poster, American Dermatoepidermiology Network, Society of Investigative Dermatology Annual Meeting, 2015

  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2013

  • American Dermatological Association Medical Student Research Fellowship, 2013

  • Society of Investigative Dermatology Albert M. Kligman Travel Fellowship, 2012

  • International Society of Pharmacoepidemiology Student Travel Scholarship, 2012

Society and Professional Memberships: 

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