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Jin-Young Han, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Associate Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics


  • Infectious Diseases


  • Infectious Diseases

Contact Information

  • Email:
    Phone: 501-364-1416
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202


  • B.A., Skidmore College, 1992
  • M.D., Keck School of Medicine, 2000
  • Ph.D., Keck School of Medicine, 2000

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Recent Honors

  • University of Pediatrics Foundation Scholar Award, University of Minnesota, 2007

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Kimberlin DW., Jester PM., Sanchez PJ., Ahmed A., Arav-Boger R., Michaels M., Ashouri N., Englund JA., Estrada B., Jacobs RF., Romero JRR., Sood SK., Whitworth MS., Abzug MJ., Caserta MT., Fowler S., Lujan-Zilbermann J., Storch GA., DeBiasi RL ., Han J-Y., et al. Valganciclovir for Symptomatic Congenital Cytomegalovirus Disease. N. Engl. J Med. 2015 March; 372(10):933-943.
  • Journal Article, Arthur C., Gardner JM., Han JY. A 9-Year-Old Boy with a Chronic Rash. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2015 Dec; 4:381-384.
  • Journal Article, Han JY., Hanson DC., Way SS. Herpes zoster and meningitis due to reactivation of varicella vaccine virus in an immunocompetent child. . Pediatr Infect Dis J 2011 March; 30(2):266-268.
  • Journal Article, Han JY., Schleiss MR. It is time to examine the role of host cytokine response in neonatal herpes simplex virus infection. Future Virol 2011 6:679-681.
  • Journal Article, Vanden Oever M., Han JY. Caspase-9 is essential for herpes simplex virus type 2 induced apoptosis in T cells.. J Virol 2010 March; 84(6):3116-3120.
  • Journal Article, Han JY., Miller SA., Wolfe TM., Pourhassan H., Jerome KR. Cell type specific induction and inhibition of apoptosis by herpes simplex virus type 2 ICP10. . J Virol 2009 March; 83(6):2765-2769.
  • Journal Article, Han JY., Sloan DD., Dang CH., Aubert M., Jerome KR. . Apoptosis and antigen receptor function in T and B cells following exposure to herpes simplex virus. . Virology 2007 March; 359(2):253-263.
  • Journal Article, Armenian SH., Han JY., Dunaway TM., Church JA. Safety And immunogenicity of live varicella virus vaccine in children with human immunodeficiency virus type 1.. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2006 April; 25(4):368-370.
  • Journal Article, Sloan DD., Han JY., Sandifer TK., Stewart M., Hinz AJ., Yoon M., Johnson DC., Spear PG., Jerome KR. Inhibition of TCR Signaling by Herpes Simplex Virus. J. Immunol 2006 Feb; 176(3):1825-1833.
  • Journal Article, Han JY., Rosenzweig SD., Church JA., Holland SM., Ross LA. Variable presentation of disseminated nontuberculous mycobacterial infections in a family with an interferon-gamma receptor mutation. Clin Infect Dis 2004 Sept; 39(6):868-870.

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