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Qianwen Liu

Research assistant

About me

I did my master thesis with Dr.Xia Jiang, after which I stayed as a research assistant. 

Research description

Broadly, my research aims to understand how enviromental and genetic components contribute to disease risk. Specifically, my current research includes:

Using statistical tools to understand the shared genetic architecture underlying complex diseases and complex traits with large-scale genome-wide association studies.

Using linkage of Swedish registers to estimate familial risk.

Education

Master of Public Health Science, Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, 2019-2021

Bachelor of Medicine, Clinical Medicine (M.D. equivalent), Xi'an Jiaotong University, China, 2014-2019