Yawei Zhang MD, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Environmental Health)

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchEnvironmental InfluencesCancer Prevention and ControlSchool of Public Health: Environmental Health Sciences; Global Health ConcentrationCancer Prevention and Control

Research Interests

Cancer epidemiology; Etiology; Survivorship; Adverse birth outcomes; Genomics more...


  • M.D., Western China University of Medical Science, 1993
  • M.P.H., Yale University, 2003
  • Ph.D., Yale University, 2004

Selected Publications

  • Kim C, Bi X, Pan D, Chen Y, Carling T, Ma S, Udelsman R, Zhang Y. Risk of secondary cancer after diagnosis of thyroid cancer primary is elevated in microcarcinomas. Thyroid 2013 23(5): 575-82. PMID: 23237308
  • Dai L, Deng C, Li Y, Zhu J, Mu Y, Deng Y, Mao M, Wang Y, Li Q, Ma S, Ma X, Zhang Y. Birth weight reference percentiles for Chinese. PLoS One 2014 Aug 15: 9(8): e104779. Doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0104779. 2014. PMID: 25127131.
  • Aschebrook-Kilfoy B, Cocco P, La Vecchia C, Chang E, Vajdic C, Kadin M, Spinelli J, Morton L, Kane E, Sampson J, Slager S, Kasten C, Feldman A, Wang S, Zhang Y. Medical History, Lifestyle, Family History, and Occupational Risk Factors for Mycosis Fungoides and Sezary Syndrome: The Interlymph NHL Subtypes Project J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2014;48:98-105



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