Guy Young, MD, received his medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine in Stony Brook, New York. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Schneider Children’s Hospital at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, and a fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at Children’s National Medical Center, George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Young is the Director of the Hemostasis and Thrombosis Center and the Clinical Coagulation Laboratory at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and a Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine.
His current research activities encompass the use of thrombin generation and thromboelastography with novel hemophilia agents as well in conducting clinical trials in hemophilia both his own and those sponsored by industry.
Dr. Young has published over 130 journal articles, numerous abstracts, and several textbook chapters. He has delivered lectures, workshops, and presentations at national and international meetings. He is a past Board member and past chair of the program committee and review course committees for the American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, and also a past chair of the program committee clinical research award committee for the Hemophilia and Thrombosis Research Society. He is a past chair of the Scientific and Standardization Committee on Factor VIII, Factor IX, and Rare Bleeding Disorders of the International Society on Thrombosis and. He has been awarded the National Hemophilia Foundation Physician of the Year Award in 2013.