Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of Tennessee

49 N DUNLAP ST. RM 267
Tel: (901) 287-6300


  • M.S., University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, Epidemiology
  • University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, Pediatric Surgery Clinical Fellowship
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, General Surgery
  • Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Pediatric Surgery Research Fellowship
  • M.D., University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Medicine
  • B.S., Yale University, New Haven, CT, Psychobiology

Research interest/specialty

Hirschsprung's Disease Anorectal Malformation Intestinal Rehabilitation Bioinformatics in Clinical Research


  1. Myers, AL, Williams, RF, Giles, K, Waters, TM, Eubanks, JW, Hixson, SD, Huang, EY, Langham, MR, Blakely, ML. Hospital cost analysis of a prospective, randomized trial of early vs interval appendectomy for perforated appendicitis in children. J Am Coll Surg, 214 (4), 427-34; discussion 434-5, 2012.
  2. Rangel, SJ, Calkins, CM, Cowles, RA, Barnhart, DC, Huang, EY, Abdullah, F, Arca, MJ, Teitelbaum, DH, ,. Parenteral nutrition-associated cholestasis: an American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee systematic review. J Pediatr Surg, 47 (1), 225-40, 2012.
  3. Huang, EY, Chen, C, Abdullah, F, Aspelund, G, Barnhart, DC, Calkins, CM, Cowles, RA, Downard, CD, Goldin, AB, Lee, SL, St Peter, SD, Arca, MJ, ,. Strategies for the prevention of central venous catheter infections: an American Pediatric Surgical Association Outcomes and Clinical Trials Committee systematic review. J Pediatr Surg, 46 (10), 2000-11, 2011.
  4. Goldin, AB, LaRiviere, C, Arca, MJ, Cassidy, L, Abdullah, F, Lee, SL, Islam, S, Huang, EY, Downard, CD, Cowles, RA, Chen, C, Barnhart, DC, Edwards, T, ,. Guidelines for surveys of the American Pediatric Surgical Association. J Pediatr Surg, 46 (10), 2012-7, 2011.
  5. Blakely, ML, Williams, R, Dassinger, MS, Eubanks, JW, Fischer, P, Huang, EY, Paton, E, Culbreath, B, Hester, A, Streck, C, Hixson, SD, Langham, MR. Early vs interval appendectomy for children with perforated appendicitis. Arch Surg, 146 (6), 660-5, 2011.
  6. Tillman, EM, Crill, CM, Black, DD, Hak, EB, Lazar, LF, Christensen, ML, Huang, EY, Helms, RA. Enteral fish oil for treatment of parenteral nutrition-associated liver disease in six infants with short-bowel syndrome. Pharmacotherapy, 31 (5), 503-9, 2011.
  7. Chang, DC, Rhee, DS, Papandria, D, Aspelund, G, Cowles, RA, Huang, EY, Chen, C, Middlesworth, W, Arca, MJ, Abdullah, F. Outcomes research in pediatric surgery. Part 2: how to structure a research question. J Pediatr Surg, 46 (1), 226-31, 2011.
  8. Gosain, A, Blakely, M, Boulden, T, Uffman, JK, Seetharamaiah, R, Huang, E, Langham, M, Eubanks, JW. Omental infarction: preoperative diagnosis and laparoscopic management in children. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A, 20 (9), 777-80, 2010.
  9. Williams, RF, Blakely, ML, Fischer, PE, Streck, CJ, Dassinger, MS, Gupta, H, Renaud, EJ, Eubanks, JW, Huang, EY, Hixson, SD, Langham, MR. Diagnosing ruptured appendicitis preoperatively in pediatric patients. J Am Coll Surg, 208 (5), 819-25; discussion 826-8, 2009.
  10. Scott, RW, Pivnick, EK, Dowell, SH, Eubanks, JW, Huang, EY, Van den Veyver, IB, Wang, X. Goltz syndrome: report of two severe cases. BMJ Case Rep, 2009, 2009.
  11. Huang, EY, Langham, MR, Jr., Fabian, T. Pancreas. In: Teich, S, ed. Reoperative Pediatric Surgery. The Humana Press Inc., 2008.
  12. Li, WY, Huang, EY, Dudas, M, Kaartinen, V, Warburton, D, Tuan, TL. Transforming growth factor-beta3 affects plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 expression in fetal mice and modulates fibroblast-mediated collagen gel contraction. Wound Repair Regen, 14 (5), 516-25, 2006.
  13. Zalavras, CG, Gardocki, R, Huang, E, Stevanovic, M, Hedman, T, Tibone, J. Reconstruction of large rotator cuff tendon defects with porcine small intestinal submucosa in an animal model. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 15 (2), 224-31, 2005.
  14. Huang, EY, Monforte, HL, Shaul, DB. Extralobar pulmonary sequestration presenting with torsion. Pediatr Surg Int, 20 (3), 218-20, 2004.
  15. Huang, EY, Mascarenhas, L, Mahour, GH. Wilms' tumor and horseshoe kidneys: a case report and review of the literature. J Pediatr Surg, 39 (2), 207-12, 2004.
  16. Li, WY, Chong, SS, Huang, EY, Tuan, TL. Plasminogen activator/plasmin system: a major player in wound healing. Wound Repair Regen, 11 (4), 239-47, 2003.
  17. Tuan, TL, Wu, H, Huang, EY, Chong, SS, Laug, W, Messadi, D, Kelly, P, Le, A. Increased plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in keloid fibroblasts may account for their elevated collagen accumulation in fibrin gel cultures. Am J Pathol, 162 (5), 1579-89, 2003.
  18. Huang, EY, Acosta, JM, Gardocki, RJ, Danielson, PD, Skaggs, DL, Reynolds, RA, Tolo, VT, Stein, JE. Thoracoscopic anterior spinal release and fusion: evolution of a faster, improved approach. J Pediatr Surg, 37 (12), 1732-5, 2002.
  19. Huang, EY, Wu, H, Island, ER, Chong, SS, Warburton, D, Anderson, KD, Tuan, TL. Differential expression of urokinase-type plasminogen activator and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in early and late gestational mouse skin and skin wounds. Wound Repair Regen, 10 (6), 387-96, 2002.
  20. Huang, E, Island, E, Wu, H, Warburton, D, Anderson, K, Tuan, T-L. Differential proteinase expression in fetal versus adult mouse skin wounds. Wound Repair and Regeneration, 9 (2), 160, 2001.
  21. Island, E, Huang, E, Wu, H, Warburton, D, Anderson, K, Tuan, T-L. Extracellular matrix degrading protease expression and cell migration of fetal skin wounds. Molecular Biology of the Cell, 11, 482a, 2000.
  22. Ment, LR, Stewart, WB, Ardito, TA, Huang, E, Madri, JA. Indomethacin promotes germinal matrix microvessel maturation in the newborn beagle pup. Stroke, 23 (8), 1132-1137, 1992.