Faculty ProfilesHal Yee, MD
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
Education and Training
|Location||Degree or Training||Specialty||Date|
|University of California, San Francisco||Residency||School of Medicine|
Clinic, Colorectal Cancer, Decision aids, Hospital, Implementation Science, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Interdisciplinary research collaboration, Medical home, Mentoring junior faculty or trainees, Older adults, Persons with mental illness, Persons with physical disability, Practice guidelines, Socioeconomically marginalized groups, TeleHealth, Viral Hepatitis, eReferral, limited English proficiencyRecent Articles (55)
Barnett ML, Yee HF, Mehrotra A, Giboney P. Los Angeles Safety-Net Program eConsult System Was Rapidly Adopted And Decreased Wait Times To See Specialists. Health Aff (Millwood). 2017 Mar 01; 36(3):492-499.
Flores YN, Velázquez-Cruz R, Ramírez P, Bañuelos M, Zhang ZF, Yee HF, Chang SC, Canizales-Quinteros S, Quiterio M, Cabrera-Alvarez G, Patiño N, Salmerón J. Association between PNPLA3 (rs738409), LYPLAL1 (rs12137855), PPP1R3B (rs4240624), GCKR (rs780094), and elevated transaminase levels in overweight/obese Mexican adults. Mol Biol Rep. 2016 Dec; 43(12):1359-1369.
Kim D, Eshtiaghpour D, Alpern J, Datta A, Eysselein VE, Yee HF. Access to primary care is associated with better autoimmune hepatitis outcomes in an urban county hospital. BMC Gastroenterol. 2015 Jul 28; 15:91.
Day LW, Bhuket T, Inadomi JM, Yee HF. Diversity of endoscopy center operations and practice variation across California's safety-net hospital system: a statewide survey. BMC Res Notes. 2013 Jun 15; 6:233.
Chen Y, Chitapanarux T, Wu J, Soon RK, Melton AC, Yee HF. Inducible NOS mediates CNP-induced relaxation of intestinal myofibroblasts. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2013 Apr 01; 304(7):G673-9.
Puche JE, Lee YA, Jiao J, Aloman C, Fiel MI, Muñoz U, Kraus T, Lee T, Yee HF, Friedman SL. A novel murine model to deplete hepatic stellate cells uncovers their role in amplifying liver damage in mice. Hepatology. 2013 Jan; 57(1):339-50.
Chen AH, Yee HF. Improving primary care-specialty care communication: lessons from San Francisco's safety net: comment on "Referral and consultation communication between primary care and specialist physicians". Arch Intern Med. 2011 Jan 10; 171(1):65-7.
Ferre AL, Hunt PW, McConnell DH, Morris MM, Garcia JC, Pollard RB, Yee HF, Martin JN, Deeks SG, Shacklett BL. HIV controllers with HLA-DRB1*13 and HLA-DQB1*06 alleles have strong, polyfunctional mucosal CD4+ T-cell responses. J Virol. 2010 Nov; 84(21):11020-9.
Ferre AL, Lemongello D, Hunt PW, Morris MM, Garcia JC, Pollard RB, Yee HF, Martin JN, Deeks SG, Shacklett BL. Immunodominant HIV-specific CD8+ T-cell responses are common to blood and gastrointestinal mucosa, and Gag-specific responses dominate in rectal mucosa of HIV controllers. J Virol. 2010 Oct; 84(19):10354-65.
Sewell JL, Kushel MB, Inadomi JM, Yee HF. Non-English speakers attend gastroenterology clinic appointments at higher rates than English speakers in a vulnerable patient population. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2009 Aug; 43(7):652-60.
Kim Y, Chen AH, Keith E, Yee HF, Kushel MB. Not perfect, but better: primary care providers' experiences with electronic referrals in a safety net health system. J Gen Intern Med. 2009 May; 24(5):614-9.
Ferre AL, Hunt PW, Critchfield JW, Young DH, Morris MM, Garcia JC, Pollard RB, Yee HF, Martin JN, Deeks SG, Shacklett BL. Mucosal immune responses to HIV-1 in elite controllers: a potential correlate of immune control. Blood. 2009 Apr 23; 113(17):3978-89.
Flores YN, Yee HF, Leng M, Escarce JJ, Bastani R, Salmerón J, Morales LS. Risk factors for chronic liver disease in Blacks, Mexican Americans, and Whites in the United States: results from NHANES IV, 1999-2004. Am J Gastroenterol. 2008 Sep; 103(9):2231-8.
Melton AC, Soon RK, Park JG, Martinez L, Dehart GW, Yee HF. Focal adhesion disassembly is an essential early event in hepatic stellate cell chemotaxis. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2007 Dec; 293(6):G1272-80.
Somsouk M, Langfield DE, Inadomi JM, Yee HF. A cost-identification analysis of screening and surveillance of hepatitis C infection in a prospective cohort of dialysis patients. Dig Dis Sci. 2008 Apr; 53(4):1093-9.
Melton AC, Datta A, Yee HF. [Ca2+]i-independent contractile force generation by rat hepatic stellate cells in response to endothelin-1. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2006 Jan; 290(1):G7-13.
Tangkijvanich P, Melton AC, Chitapanarux T, Han J, Yee HF. Platelet-derived growth factor-BB and lysophosphatidic acid distinctly regulate hepatic myofibroblast migration through focal adhesion kinase. Exp Cell Res. 2002 Nov 15; 281(1):140-7.
Saab S, Tam S, Tran Bi, Melton A, Tangkijvanich P, Wong H, Yee H. Myosin mediates contractile force generation by hepatic stellate cells in response to endothelin-1. J Biomed Sci. 2002 Nov-Dec; 9(6 Pt 2):607-12.
Saab S, Weston SR, Ly D, Brezina M, Yee HF, Han SH, Gitnick G. Comparison of the cost and effectiveness of two strategies for maintaining hepatitis B immunity in hemodialysis patients. Vaccine. 2002 Aug 19; 20(25-26):3230-5.
Tangkijvanich P, Santiskulvong C, Melton AC, Rozengurt E, Yee HF. p38 MAP kinase mediates platelet-derived growth factor-stimulated migration of hepatic myofibroblasts. J Cell Physiol. 2002 Jun; 191(3):351-61.
Slice LW, Yee HF, Walsh JH. Visualization of internalization and recycling of the gastrin releasing peptide receptor-green fluorescent protein chimera expressed in epithelial cells. Receptors Channels. 1998; 6(3):201-12.