Ellen YinEllen Yin, PharmD, RPh
PGY2 Cardiology Pharmacy Resident
eyin@stlukeshealth.org

Hometown: Minneapolis, MN

Education:

  • Pharmacy School Attended:  Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 
  • Undergraduate School:   Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN  
  • PGY1 Residency:  Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center 

Current Research:   Implementation of a heparin monitoring protocol for anticoagulation management in adults supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. 

About Me:  Ellen’s areas of interest include anticoagulation, heart failure, and acute coronary syndrome management. She plans to practice as a clinical pharmacist with precepting and researching responsibilities. Her personal interests include trying new restaurants, travelling, reading, and spending time with friends and family.   

Why Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center:  Ellen was first drawn to Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center because of its reputation as a well-respected teaching hospital in the world’s largest medical center. She wanted to work with a diverse patient population where she would be exposed to a variety of challenging patient cases. Furthermore, the strong cardiology rotations offered along with a variety of other clinical rotations available would provide her with a well-rounded experience while tailoring to her areas of interest. Additionally, upon visiting the program, she felt a sense of community among the residents, preceptors, and staff where residents would be able to practice in an autonomous yet supportive environment.