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Bolingbrook, IL

Yifan Xiao, MD

Director of Script Writing

Dr. Yifan Xiao (MD) is currently serving as the Director of Instructional Design and Senior Manager of the scriptwriting team at Osmosis. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2012 with a BA in Psychology before going on to earn his medical degree from the American University of the Caribbeans in 2016. Dr. Xiao has worked at Osmosis since 2017, where he manages a medium-sized team of international script writers who help create medical education videos. In addition, he’s also involved in various elements of course material development across multiple specialties. When not working, Yifan enjoys gaming, listening to audiobooks, and developing memory palaces.


  • Baird, F., Clifford, S., Day, A., Desai, R., Dollar, A., Marshall, T., ... Xiao, Y. (2017). Psychological Disorders. Baltimore, MD: Osmosis.