A rapidly changing, modernizing China is grappling with a host of public health challenges. Hong Wang, M.D., Ph.D., is a principal associate and senior health economist at Abt Associates in Bethesda, Md. He is also an associate clinical professor at YSPH.
Dramatic growth and higher living standards have come with a price for many Chinese, who are suffering from unprecedented rates of cancer, diabetes and other diseases.
Severely polluted air is causing serious public health problems throughout China and attracting researchers from Yale.
Yale public health and medical students help to create a health clinic (and now a hospital) in one of Nepal's poorer and more inaccessible regions.
A new Yale program is helping to train the next generation of leaders in China's State Food and Drug Administration, where the latest international trends and regulations for monitoring food, drugs and medical devices are discussed.
YSPH research concludes that it would be more effective to vaccinate school-age children and adults in their 30s; the findings differ significantly from current federal guidelines.
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