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Guangyu Tong, PhD

Assistant Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Assistant Professor of Biostatistics

Contact Information

Guangyu Tong, PhD

Mailing Address

  • Yale University

    135 College St, Room 234

    New Haven, CT 06510

    United States



Dr. Guangyu Tong is Assistant Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Biostatistics, and a faculty member at the Center for Methods of Implementation and Prevention Science. He is an experienced biostatistician in both clinical trials and observational studies. His methodological research focuses on pragmatic trial design and analysis, implementation science methods, causal inference, Bayesian statistics, missing data, and meta-analysis. His empirical research spans cardiovascular medicine, gun violence, mental health, crime and delinquency, substance use disorder, social vs. genetic determinants of health, and the well-being of immigrants and minorities.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Duke University (2020)
  • MA
    Columbia University (2014)
  • AB
    Peking University (2012)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Faculty ScholarNational Institute of Aging IMPACT Collaboratory2023

Professional Service

Journal of the American College of CardiologyStatistical Editor2024 - Present
BMC MedicineEditorial Board Member2023 - Present
American Statistical Association Connecticut ChapterTreasurer2022 - Present
JAMA CardiologyReviewer2021 - Present

Departments & Organizations