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Han-Zhu Qian

Research Scientist in Biostatistics (Biostatistics)

Contact Information

Han-Zhu Qian, MD, PhD, MPH

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Suite 501, 300 George Street

    New Haven, CT, 06511

    United States

Research Summary

Dr. Qian's research focuses on epidemiology of infectious diseases and prevention interventions of HIV and infectious diseases in U.S. and global settings.

Extensive Research Description

Multi-component HIV Intervention Packages for Chinese MSM (R01 AI094562, 2011-2016): A randomized clinical trial of peer-led text messaging and behavioral interventions for improving the HIV care continuum among Chinese men who have sex with men (MSM).

Expanded Testing, Linkage, and Treatment for HIV Prevention among MSM in China (R34 AI091446, 2011-2012): A project for planning a randomized clinical trial to test the efficacy of multi-component HIV "test-and-linkage-to-care" interventions among Chinese MSM.

Male Circumcision and HIV/STI Risks among Chinese MSM (Career development grant from the Vanderbilt Clinical Research Scholar Program, 2009-2010): A cross-sectional survey evaluating the association between male circumcision and HIV/STI risks among Chinese MSM.

Non-injection drug use and HIV disease progression (Seed grant fromVanderbilt-Meharry-Center for AIDS Research Developmental Core Award, 2008-2010): A cohort study of evaluating the effects of injecting drug use (IDU) and non-IDU on HIV disease progression in an HIV patient cohort in Nashville, Tennessee.


Research Interests

Circumcision, Male; Epidemiologic Methods; Epidemiology; Hepatitis C; HIV; Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Clinical Trial; Harm Reduction; Social Stigma; Social Media; Social Discrimination; Mobile Applications; Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

Public Health Interests

Global Health; Health Care Management; Health Policy; HIV/AIDS; Infectious Diseases; Mental Health; Community Engagement; Substance Use, Addiction

Selected Publications