Yajun Liang

Project coordinator

About me

I am an associate professor in the Epidemiology and Public Health Intervention Research (EPHIR) group at the Department of Global Public Health (GPH).

Research description

My main research interest is on the cardiovascular epidemiology from a life-course perspective. In addition, I work on other topics including pharmaco-epidemiology, mental health, and aging-related diseases (e.g., geriatric syndrome, physical disability, and cognitive impairment).  

Teaching portfolio

I am the course leader of "Applied Epidemiology 2 - Determinants of health" within Master Programme in Public Health Science at the Department of Global Public Health. 


Bachelor degree (1997-2002) in Preventive Medicine, Jining Medical University, Jining, Shandong, China

Master degree (2005-2008) in Epidemiology & Health Statistics, Soochow University, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China

PhD degree (2008-2011) in Epidemiology & Health Statistics, Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China