CDC/NCEZID/DPEI/Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Guidelines Team
Patty Yu is a health scientist in the Regulatory Affairs and Clinical Guidelines Team, Emergency Preparedness and Response Branch, Division of Preparedness and Emerging Infections, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC. She provides regulatory guidance and consultation regarding medical products that are integral to CDC’s preparedness and response efforts regarding chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and emerging threats and other investigational medical products available only through CDC for rare diseases. Prior to her role in Regulatory Affairs, she served as a surveillance epidemiologist in CDC’s Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch overseeing national surveillance for botulism, cholera, vibriosis, and other foodborne illnesses. She received a Master of Public Health degree in epidemiology from Emory University and a bachelor’s degree in medicinal chemistry from the State University of New York at Buffalo.