Jie Yang, DMD, MS

Title: 
Professor
Vice Chair
Department: 
OMPMS
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Phone Number: 
(215) 707-2871

Dr. Jie Yang is Professor and Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at School of Dentistry and Professor of Radiology at School of Medicine. He also serves as Vice Chair of Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Medicine, and Surgery. Dr. Yang earned his first dental degree in Shanghai, China and DMD at Temple University. He went through two well-structured oral and maxillofacial radiology specialty programs, one at Peking University, former Beijing Medical University, and another at University of Iowa. He became a diplomate of American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology in 1996.
Currently, Dr. Yang serves as North American Regional Director and Board Member of the International Association of Dento-Maxillo-Facial Radiology (IADMFR). He was a Vice President and Co-Chair of Scientific Program Committee of the 16th Congress of IADMFR. He has served as the Councilor for Educational Affairs and Chair of the Position Paper Committee of the America Academy of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. He was the Academy’s Official Representative to the American Dental Association’s Standards Committee.
Dr. Yang has more than 130 publications (peer-reviewed articles and research abstracts). Many of them were published in prestigious dental and radiology journals, such as American Journal of Neuroradiology, Investigative Radiology, Radiology, Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontology (OOOOE), and Dentomaxillofacial Radiology. He has supervised many international visiting radiologists or scholars. They were from Belgium, Brazil, China, Egypt, Japan, and Pakistan. He is editorial board member and reviewer of OOOOE and many other professional dental and radiology journals. Currently his research interests focus on Cone-beam CT and imaging assessment of osteoporosis.

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