Research & Publications
Dr. Li is a Research Scientist and an Associate Director of Date Management and Analytics at Yale-New Haven Hospital Centers for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE). She has help initiated and served in a leadership role in CORE’s big data research project. She has had a dynamic research career with 20+ years of diverse and in-depth hands-on experience in building health care quality measures, designing clinical trials and performing data analysis, pre-clinical data analysis, bio-marker discovery, data mining, genomics, proteomics, gene-expression profiling, and bioinformatics application development in both industrial and academic settings. Her current work focuses on bringing new statistical and mathematical tools in health care outcomes research. She has been collaborating with health care outcome researchers and published in phenotyping hospital drug and procedure variation and utilization patterns, health-care cost/value patterns, risk prediction modeling, and imaging analysis using artificial intelligence. She has also actively engaged in hospital quality measures and surveillance tool development in collaboration with Center for Medicare and Medicaid Service (CMS). She is also interested in precision medicine in the era of big data.
Education & Training
- PhDYale University, Biostatistics (2010)
- MSYale Univeristy, Biostatistics (2005)
- PhDOhio University, Molecular and Cellular Biology (1996)
- BSSichuan University, Biology/Genetics (1989)