Education

Fellowship
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1997
Residency
Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron, 1994
Internship
Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron, 1992
Residency
Transitional Year, Aultman Hospital, 1991
Degree
MD, Ankara University School of Medicine, 1987

Medical Board Certifications

Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics, 1998
Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, 1995

Gender

Female

State License

A63208
  • About Me

    About Me

    Dr. Yonca Bulut is a Professor in the Division of Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatrics. She is a graduate of University of Ankara School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency training at Akron Children’s Hospital at Akron, Ohio and her pediatric critical care fellowship training at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland. She has been a member of the faculty of the UCLA School of Medicine since 1997. In addition to her position as an attending physician in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Dr. Bulut is an active researcher who is studying the role of iron in various infections and in sepsis.

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  • Locations

    UCLA Children's Health Center

    (primary location)
    Address
    200 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 265
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-825-5803

    Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA

    Address
    757 Westwood Plaza
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-825-9111
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
    American Board of Pediatrics, 1998
    Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics, 1995

    Education

    Fellowship
    Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1997
    Residency
    Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron, 1994
    Internship
    Pediatrics, Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron, 1992
    Residency
    Transitional Year, Aultman Hospital, 1991
    Degree
    MD, Ankara University School of Medicine, 1987
  • Clinical Interests
    • Anemia in the critical care setting
    • Pediatric Critical Care
    • Pediatrics
    • Relationship between iron or blood therapy and infections
    • Sepsis
  • Research

    Research Interest

    ·         Dr. Bulut is member of the UCLA Center for Iron Disorders. Her research focus is innate immunity, and specifically the role of iron and the iron-regulatory hormone hepcidin in host defense against bacterial and viral infections.

    Publications

  • News & Awards

    In the News

    Awards