Yuling graduated from Temasek Polytechnic in Singapore with a Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science in 2015. In 2014 and 2015 Yuling completed an internship project on the in vitro evaluation of antibiotic treatments, under the supervision of Dr Cornelia Landersdorfer at Monash University. Since 2016 she has been working as a Research Assistant on NHMRC Project Grant APP1062040 “Innovative dosing approaches to maximise bacterial killing and prevent resistance in septic critically ill patients”, performing and contributing to static and dynamic infection model studies, including the dynamic hollow fibre in vitro infection model.