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Zhenqiu Lin, PhD

Senior Research Scientist; Senior Director, Healthcare Analytics, Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Center for Outcomes Research & Evaluation (CORE)

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Zhenqiu Lin, PhD



Zhenqiu Lin, PhD is Senior Director of Healthcare Analytics at the Yale/Yale-New Haven Hospital Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) and Senior Research Scientist at Yale University School of Medicine. He received his undergraduate and master degrees from Peking University, China and his PhD from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. His interests focus on developing quality of care measures to evaluate healthcare provider performance and advancing measurement sciences. He has led the development of many quality measures that cover different care settings including hospital, hospital outpatient department, ambulatory surgical center, accountable care organization, eligible clinician and group practice. Most of these measures have been endorsed by National Quality Forum and are now publicly reported by CMS. He is a member of the Scientific Methods Panel of the National Quality Forum.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    State University of New York (1997)
  • MS
    Peking University (1989)
  • BS
    Peking University (1986)

Professional Service

BMC Health Services ResearchAssociate Editor for the section on Quality, performance, safety and outcomes2019 - Present
Scientific Methods Panel, National Quality ForumCommittee Member2017 - Present

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