Dr Yong completed his undergraduate studies in general medicine from the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Buea, Cameroon. He is the assistant coordinator of the research department at HERO Cameroon and he also serves as the IT lead. Dr Yong is a self-though IT guru with a very good mastery of several Microsoft and mackintosh applications and design softwares. He has been the creative brain behind many of the media campaigns carried out by the organization. He is currently under the employment of the Cameroon Baptist Convention (CBC) as a General Physician. His other interests include clinical research, health promotion and general surgery.