Faculty Detail

Chen Zhang, PhD, MPH

Postdoctoral Research Associate
Chen Zhang

Contact Information

255 Crittenden Blvd. Box SON Rochester, NY 14642
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Education

Ph.D., 2017. Division of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, US

Master of Public Health , 2010. Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A&M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, US

Bachelor of Medicine , 2005. School of Public Health, Tongji Medical College, Wuhan, CN

Experience

Postdoctoral Training: 7/2017 - Current. Research Associate/Postdoctoral Fellow. School of Nursing, University of Rochester Medical Center . Rochester, NY, US.

Professional Experience: 8/2008 - Current. Research Assistant. Wayne State University Prevention Research Center. US.

Professional Experience: 8/2013 - 5/2017. Research Assistant. Vanderbilt University, Division of Epidemiology. Nashville, TN, US.

Professional Experience: 3/2011 - 8/2013. Program Officer/Evaluation Specialist. Global Health Institute, School of Public Health, Emory University. Atlanta, GA, US.

Professional Experience: 8/2008 - 3/2011. Graduate Assistant. Texas A&M Health Science Center. College Station, TX, US.

Professional Experience: 8/2005 - 8/2008. Public Health Officer. Institute of Health Education, Beijing Center for Disease Control and Prevention. CN.

Professional Experience: 7/2005 - 8/2006. Medical Residency. HIV/AIDS in Beijing CDC (Departments of Nutrition, Environmental Health). Beijing, CN.

Professional Experience: 2/2004 - 8/2004. Medical Residency. Union Hospital (Department of Infectious Disease). Wuhan, Hubei, CN.

Professional Experience: 2/2004 - 8/2004. Medical Residency. XinHua Hospital (Department of Internal Medicine and ICU ). Hubei, CN.

Research

Theory-Based HIV Disclosure Intervention For Parents. 8/2012 - 2017. National Institute of Child and Human Development .

Multi-component HIV Intervention Packages for Chinese MSM . 3/2011 - 2016. NIH/NIAID Special Emphasis Panel Methods for Prevention Packages (MP3II).

Venue-based HIV and alcohol use risk reduction among female sex workers in China . 9/2008 - 8/2014. NIAAA .

Publications

McPhillips-Tangum, C., Kegler, M., Zhang, C. Duan, Y., Wang, K., Redmon, P. (n.d.). The Global Health Institute-China Tobacco Control Partnership: Evaluation Framework and Results from Initial Capacity Assessment. Preventing Chronic Disease (Under Review).

Zhang, L., Li, X., Zhang, C. (n.d.). A history of sexually transmitted infection and depressive symptoms among adolescent and emerging adult female sex workers in China. Health Education Research (Under review).

52. Liu, Y., Vermund, S., Li, D., Ruan, Y., Zhang, C., Yin, L., Shao, Y., Qian, H. (n.d.). Correlates of ever testing for HIV and HIV/syphilis risk among migrant men who have sex with men in China: implications for prevention intervention. BMC Public Health (under review).

56. Redmon P., Duan Y., Wood, J., Koplan, J., Zhang, C., Wang, K. (n.d.). Building Tobacco Control Capacity in China: A training and Technical Assistance Model. Global health Promotion (Under Review).

Liu Y., Ruan Y., Strauss S.M., Yin L., Liu H., Amico K.R., Zhang C., et al. (n.d.). Alcohol misuse, risky sexual behaviors and HIV or syphilis infections among Chinese MSM. Drug Alcohol & Dependence [epub ahead of print] (168), 239-246.

Su S, Li X, Lin D, Qiao S, Zhang C, Zhou Y. (n.d.). Psychometric evaluation of a social cognitive theory based instrument of attitudes towards alcohol use among Chinese female sex workers. Journal of Health Psychology (Under review).

Zhang C., Li X., Liu Y, Qiao, S., Chen, Y., Tang, Z., Zhou Y. (2017). Co-infections of Tuberculosis, Hepatitis B or C viruses in a Cohort of People Living with HIV/AIDS in China: Predictors and Sequelae . AIDS Care, 29 (8), 974-977.

Zhang, L., Shah, I. H., Li, X., Zhou, Y., Zhang, C., Zhang, X. et al. (2017). Does the use of HIV testing and counseling services influence condom use among low-paid female sex workers in Guangxi, China?. AIDS Care, 29 (3), 335-338.

Liu,Y., Qian, H., Amico, K.R., Liu, H., Yin, L., Ruan, Y., Shao, Y., Zhang, C., Vermund, S.H. . (2017). Subsequent sexual risks among men who have sex with men may differ by sex of first partner and age at sexual debut: a cross-sectional study in Beijing, China. AIDS and Behaviors [Epub ahead of print].

Huang, Y., Zhang, C., Wu, J & Lou, J. . (2017). Modelling the HIV persistence through the network of lymphocyte recirculation in vivo. Infectious Disease Modeling, 2 (1), 90-99.

Zhang, C., Liu, Y., Su, X., Wang, J., Lu, H., He, X., Zhang, H., Ruan, Y., Shao, Y., Vermund, S., Qian, H. . (2017). Substance use and HIV-risk behaviors among HIV-positive men who have sex with men in China: repeated measures in a cohort study design. AIDS Care, 29 (5), 644-653.

• Lou, J., Tang, S., Ruan, Y., Zhang, C., Shao, Y. (2016). The role of bundled HIV transmission prevention strategies for men who have sex with men in Beijing, China. Survey Methodology. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey. (in press).

• Lou, J., Wu, J., Ruan, Y., Zhang, C., Shao, Y. (2016). A sex-role-preference Model about HIV-1 Transmission among MSM population. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, New Jersey. (in press).

Zhang, C., Li, X., Liu, Y., Qiao, S., Zhang, L., Zhou, Y., Shen, Z., Tang, Z. (2016). The negative effects of stigma against people living with HIV/AIDS in China. AIDS Care Special Issue.

Zhang, C., Li, X., Liu, Y., Qiao, S., Zhang, L., Zhou, Y., Tang, Z., Shen, Z., Chen, Y.. (2016). Stigma against people living with HIV/AIDS in China: dose the route of infection matter? A predicative modeling strategy. PLoS One, 11 (3), e0151078.

Zhang C., Li X., Liu Y, Qiao, S., Chen, Y., Tang, Z., Zhou Y. (2016). Impacts of HIV stigma on psychosocial well-being and behaviors of substance use among people living with HIV/AIDS in China: Stratified analysis by SES. PloS One.

Zhang, C., Li, X., Liu, Y., Qiao, S., Su, S., Zhang, L., Zhou, Y., Chen, Y., Shen, Z . (2016). A Pedigree-based Proxy Measure of Genetic Predisposition of Drinking and Alcohol Use among Female Sex Workers in China: a cross-sectional study. AIDS Care.

51. Liu, Y., Vermund, S., Lu, H., Zhang, C., Liu, H., Ruan, Y., Shao, Y., Qian, H. (2016). Predictors of HIV testing and HIV/syphilis risk among migrant men who have sex with men: A cross-sectional study in Beijing, China. PloS One (under review).

Zhang C., Li X., Liu Y, Qiao, S., Chen, Y., Tang, Z., Zhou Y. (2016). Impacts of HIV stigma on psychosocial well-being and behaviors of substance use among people living with HIV/AIDS in China: Age difference. AIDS Care (under review).

Liu, Y., Vermund, S., Li, D., Ruan, Y., Zhang, C., Yin, L., Shao, Y., Qian, H. (2016). Associations of current marital status and living arrangements with HIV and syphilis risk: findings from a community-based sample of men who have sex with men in China. AIDS Care , 28 (11), 1461-6.

Liu, Y., Wang,J., Qian,H., Liu,H., Yin, L., Zhang, C., Lu, H., Ruan, Y., Vermund, S., Shao, Y. (2016). Seeking male sexual partners via Internet and traditional venues among Chinese men who have sex with men: implications for HIV risk reduction interventions. AIDS and Behavior , 20 (10), 2222-30.

Zhang C., Li X., Su S., Hong Y., Zhou Y., Zhen T., Shen Z. (2015). Violence against Chinese female sex workers from their stable partners: a hierarchical multiple regression analysis. Healthcare for Women International, 36 (7), 797-815.

Zhang, C., Qian, H., Liu, Y., Vermund, S., Ruan, Y. (2015). Sexual behaviors linked to drug and alcohol use among men who have sex with men in China. Substance use and misuse .

Zhang, C., Li, X., Liu, Y., Tang, Z., Shen, Z., Zhou, Y., Su, S. (2015). Human immunodeficiency virus, syphilis and hepatitis C virus prevalence trends among cross-border migrant Vietnamese female sex workers in Guangxi, China. BMC public health, 15, 1223.

Zhang, C., Hong, Y., Li, X., Shan, Q., Zhou, Y., Su, S. . (2015). Psychological stressors in the context of commercial sex among female sex workers in China. Healthcare for Women International, 36 (7), 753-67.

Ory, M. G., Altpeter, M., Belza, B., Helduser, J., Zhang, C., & Smith, M. L. . (2015). Perceptions about community applications of RE-AIM in the promotion of evidence-based programs for older adults. Evaluation & the Health Professionals, 38 (1), 15-20.

Ory, M. G., Altpeter, M., Belza, B., Helduser, J., Zhang, C., & Smith, M. L. . (2015). Perceived Utility of the RE-AIM Framework for Health Promotion/Disease Prevention Initiatives for Older Adults: A Case Study from the U.S. Evidence-Based Disease Prevention Initiative. Frontiers in Public Health (2), 143.

Su, S., Li, X. Lin, D., Zhang, C., Qiao, S., Zhou, Y. (2015). Social-context factors, Refusal Self-efficacy and Alcohol Use among female sex workers in China. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 20 (8), 889-95.

Qiao S, Li X, Zhang C., Zhou YJ, Shen ZY, Tang ZZ . (2015). Social support and condom use among female sex workers in China. Health Care for Women International, 36 (7), 834-50.

Zhang, C., Vermund, S. . (2015). South, Southeast, and East Asia, specific characteristics of HIV/AIDS epidemic. Encyclopedia. SpringerReference (in press).

Zhang, L., Li,X., Zhou,Y., Lin, D. , Su, S., Zhang, C., Stanton, B. (2015). Predictors of consistent condom use among Chinese female sex workers: an application of the Protection Motivation Theory. Health Care for Women International, 36 (7), 816-33.

Tang, Z., Zhang, C&., Li, X., Liu, Y., Zhou, Y., Shen, Z., & Su, S. (2015). HIV risk among female sex workers with different patterns of drug use behaviors in Southwest China: a cross-sectional study. AIDS Care, 27 (3), 293-300.

Shen, Z., Zhang, C., Li, X., Su, S., Cui, Y., Zhou, Y. & Tang, Z.. (2014). HIV-related behavioral risk factors among older female sex workers in Guangxi, China. AIDS Care, 26 (11), 1407-10.

Xu, J.; Zhang, C; Hu, Q.; Chu, Z.; Zhang, J.; Li, Y. et al. . (2014). Relationship between recreational drug use and HIV/STIs among Chinese men who have sex with men: mediation through multiple sexual partnerships. BMC Infectious Disease (14), 642.

Hong, Y., Zhang, C. Li, X., Zhou, Y., Liu, W. (2014). Female sex workers and their gatekeepers in China: implications for HIV/STI prevention. Qualitative Health Research, 24 (10), 1431-9.

Zhang, C., Li, X., Hong, Y., Su, S., Zhou, Y. (2014). Relationship between female sex workers and gatekeeper: the impact on female sex worker’s mental health in China. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 19 (6), 656-66.

Zhang C, Li X, Su S, Zhang L, Zhou Y, Shen Z, Tang Z. (2014). Prevalence of HIV, syphilis, and HCV infection and associated risk factors among male clients of low-paying female sex workers in a rural county of Guangxi, China: a cross-sectional study. Sexually Transmitted Infections, 2014 (90), 230-236.

Mehta, N., Zhang, C., Hua, X, Redmon, P., Eriksen, M., Koplan, J., Ali, M. (2014). Tobacco smoking among government employees in six cities in China. Heart Asia (6), 179-183.

Qiao, S., Li, X., Zhang,C, Zhou, Y., Shen, Z., Tang, Z., Stanton, B. (2014). Psychological Fears among Low-Paid Female Sex Workers in Southwest China and Their Implications for HIV Prevention. PLoS One, 9 (10), e111012.

Su, S., Li, X., Zhang, L., Lin, D., Zhang, C., & Zhou, Y. (2014). Age group differences in HIV risks and mental health problems among female sex workers in Southwest China. AIDS Care, 26 (8), 1019-26.

• Vermund, S., Zhang, C., Gorgens, M.. (2014). The essence of HIV prevention evaluation of the Handbook of HIV for the World Bank. World Bank, Washington, DC., U.S. (in press).

Hong Y., Zhang C., Li X. (2013). Partner violence and psychosocial distress among female sex workers in China. PloS One, 8 (4), e62290.

Zhang C., Li X., Chen Y., Hong Y., Qiao S., Liu, W., Zhou, Y. (2013). Alcohol and other drug use, partner violence, and mental health problems among female sex workers in Southwest China. Health care for Women International, 35 (1), 60-73.

Zhang, C., Li, X., Hong, Y., Liu, W., Zhou, Y. (2013). Unprotected sex with their clients among low-paying female sex workers in southwest China. AIDS Care, 25 (4), 503-6.

Zhang C., Li X., Stanton, B., Hong Y., Chen Y., Qiao S., Liu W. Zhou Y. (2013). Alcohol abuse and client-perpetrated sexual violence among female sex workers in China. Psychology, Health and Medicine, 18 (3), 330-42.

Zhou, Y., Li, X., Zhang, C., Tan, G., Stanton, B., Zhang, X., Cui, Y. (2013). Rates of HIV, Syphilis, and HCV Infections among different demographic groups of female sex workers in Guangxi China: evidence from 2010 national sentinel surveillance data. AIDS Care, 25 (11), 1433-41.

Chen, Y., Li, X., Zhang, C., Guo Y., Hong, Y. (2013). Alcohol Use and sexual risks: Use of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) among female sex workers in China. Health Care of Women International, 34 (2), 122-38.

Hong Y, Zhang C, Li X, Fang X, Lin X, Zhou Y, Liu W. (2012). HIV Testing Behaviors among Female Sex Workers in Southwest China. AIDS & Behavior, 16 (1), 44-52.

Chen, Y., Li, X., Zhou Y., Zhang, C., Wen, X., Guo, W. (2012). Alcohol consumption in relation to work environment and key social demographic characteristics among female sex workers in China. Substance use and misuse, 47 (10), 1086-99.

Zhang C., Li X., Hong Y., Chen Y., Liu W., Zhou Y. (2012). Partner violence and HIV risk among female sex workers in China. AIDS and Behaviors, 16 (4), 1020-30.

Zhang, C., Li, X., Hong, Stanton, B Y., Zhou, Y., Liu, W. (2012). Pro-alcohol social environment and alcohol abuse among female sex workers in China: beyond the effect of serving alcohol. World Health and Population, 13 (4), 15-27.

Hong, Y., Poon, A. N., Zhang C . (2011). HIV/STI prevention interventions targeting FSWs in China: a Systematic Literature Review. AIDS Care; 23 Suppl 1, 54-65.

Hong Y., Li, X., Fang X., Lin X., Zhang C. (2011). Internet use among female sex workers in China: Implications for HIV/STI Prevention. AIDS & Behaviors, 15 (2), 273-282.

Li, Y., Liu, X., Han, M., & Zhang, C. (2009). Cigarette smoking among primary school, high school and college students in Beijing. Journal of Southeast University (Medical Science Edition).

Zhang, C., Hong, Y., Liu, X., Yang, J. (2009). Evaluation of a school-based intervention to reduce traffic-related injuries in Beijing. Journal of World Health and Population, 12 (2), 34-42.

Li, Y., Liu, X., Han, M. & Zhang, C. (2008). Awareness of harmfulness of second-hand smoke among adults in Beijing. Chinese Journal of Prevention and Control of chronic non-communicable diseases, 16 (5).

Liu X & Zhang C. (2007). Epidemiological Investigation on road traffic injuries of middle school students in Beijing. Journal of Disease Surveillance, 22 (4), 258-260.

Liu X & Zhang C. (2006). Knowledge Attitude and Behaviors of Students on Traffic Harm Prevention and Control. Journal of Application of Preventive Medicine, 10 (13), 1148-1149.

Liu X & Zhang C. (2006). Effect of Intervention on teenagers on traffic safety injury. Journal of Chinese Preventive Medicine (9), 70-71.

Presentations

Exploring predictors of concurrent infections among people living with HIV/AIDS in Southwest China.
The 144rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 29 - November 2, 2016

A transition from intention to action: A conceptual framework of voluntary medical male circumcision among Chinese men who have sex with men in China.
The 144rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 29 - November 2, 2016

Health care access affects medication adherence and quality of life among people living with HIV/AIDS in South China.
The 144rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 29 - November 2, 2016

Prevalent coinfections and corresponding sequela among people living with HIV/AIDS in China: A warning alarm!.
The 144rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 29 - November 2, 2016

The predictive power of stigma on substance use and sexual risk behaviors among people living with HIV/AIDS in Southwest China.
AIDS 2016 Conference. Durban, South Africa, July 18-22, 2016

Coinfection of TB, HBV and HCV in a cohort of PLWHA in China: predictors and sequelae.
1st Conference of China Health Policy and Management Society (CHPAMS) May 13-14,2016

Psychosocial Interventions for Children Affected by Parental HIV/AIDS: A Meta-Analytic Review.
Hong Kong Society of Behavioral Health, BeHealth Conference January 16-17, 2016

Timing of initiation of antiretroviral therapy related to hepatitis C among people living with HIV in Guangxi, China.
The 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 31 - November 4, 2015

Clinical outcomes, emotional management, and medicine adherence among HIV patients in China.
The 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 31 - November 4, 2015

A proxy measure of genetic predisposition of drinking predicting alcohol use among female sex workers in China.
The 143rd APHA Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 31 - November 4, 2015

Predictive model of exploring factors that associated with stigma against people living with HIV in China.
AIDS IMPACT Conference, July 28-July 31, 2015

Clinical outcomes, emotional management, and medicine adherence among HIV patients in China.
AIDS IMPACT Conference, July 28-July 31, 2015

Stigma against people living with HIV/AIDS in China: dose the route of infection matter? .
AIDS IMPACT Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands. July 28-July 31, 2015

A continuum of burden as the sequelae of stigma against people living with HIV/AIDS in China.
AIDS IMPACT Conference, July 28-July 31, 2015

Contraceptive use among people living with HIV in Guangxi, China.
AIDS IMPACT Conference, July 28-July 31, 2015

Using a socio-ecological approach to identify factors influencing partner HIV disclosure.
AIDSIMPACT Conference July 28-July 31, 2015

Family communication, parental self-disclosure, and parental HIV disclosure.
AIDS IMPACT Conference July 28-July 31, 2015

Reproductive health needs of women infected with HIV in Guangxi, China.
AIDS IMPACT Conference, July 28-July 31, 2015

Condom use among female sex workers in China: Roles of gatekeepers and venues.
142nd APHA Annual Convention, November 15 - November 19, 2014

Exploring relationship between female sex workers and gatekeepers in China.
142nd APHA Annual Convention, November 15 - November 19, 2014

Age group differences in HIV risks and mental health problems among female sex workers in Southwest China.
122nd APA Annual Convention, Aug. 7-10, 2014

Unprotected sex with their clients among low-paying female sex workers in Southwest China.
The 140th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, November 2-6, 2013

Are information sources associated with the HIV-related knowledge among low-paying female sex workers in China?.
The 140th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, November 2-6, 2013

Fear of low-paying female sex workers and its implications in HIV prevention.
The 140th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, November 2-6, 2013

Relationship between female sex workers and gatekeeper: the impacts on female sex worker's mental health in China.
AIDS Impact Conference 2013, Sep 29-Oct 2, 2013

Psychological stressors in the context of commercial sex among female sex workers in China.
AIDS Impact Conference Sep 29-Oct 2, 2013

. Moving beyond sexual health: Psychosocial distress in venue-based female sex workers in China.
13th Annual American Academy of Health Behavior Meeting March 17-20, 2013

"Misses and Mommies”: Relationship of Female Sex Workers and Their Gatekeepers and its Implications for HIV/STI Prevention.
13th Annual American Academy of Health Behavior Meeting March 17-20, 2013

Perceived HIV risks, types of sexually transmitted diseases, and discordant infection status among low-tier female sex workers in China.
APHA 140th Annual Meeting and Exposition October 27-31, 2012

A structural equation model of perceived stigma, alcohol use, partner violence, and depressive symptoms among female sex workers in China.
APHA 140th Annual Meeting and Exposition October 27-31, 2012

Associations of depression, substance use, self-efficacy and future control with sexual risk behavior among female sexual workers in China.
APHA 140th Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 27-31, 2012

Concurrent sexual relationship among male clients of female sex workers in China.
APHA 140th Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 27-31, 2012

Factors associated with HIV and sexually transmitted diseases among a sample of male clients of low-tier female sex workers in China.
Georgetown’s HIV/AIDS Research in China conference, July 21, 2012

Reasons for involving in sex work and HIV risks among low-tier female sex workers in China.
. Georgetown’s HIV/AIDS Research in China conference, July 21, 2012

HIV prevention intervention services among FSWs in Guangxi China: Evidence from 2010 Sentinel Surveillance Data.
XIX International AIDS Conference, July 22-27, 2012

“Predictors of condom use with casual and stable sexual partners among Chinese female sex workers based on the Protection Motivation Theory”.
XIX International AIDS Conference, July 22-27, 2012

Prevalence and correlates of vaginal douching among low-tier female sex workers in China.
XIX International AIDS Conference, July 22-27, 2012

High rates of HIV and syphilis infection among older and low-tier FSWs in Guangxi China: Evidence from 2011 national Sentinel Surveillance Data.
XIX International AIDS Conference, July 22-27, 2012

HIV risk factors of low-tier FSW and their Clients in China. The Frontier of HIV/AIDS Research in China.
Georgetown’s HIV/AIDS Research in China conference, July 21, 2012

Sexually transmitted infection and depressive symptoms among adolescent female sex workers in China.
2012 APS Annual Convention, May 24 - 27, 2012

Female Sex Workers and Gatekeeper’s Affective Relationship: Validating a Brief Measurement Scale.
2012 APS Annual Convention, May 24 - 27, 2012

Female Sex Workers and Gatekeeper’s Affective Relationship: Validating a Brief Measurement Scale.
2012 APS Annual Convention, May 24 - 27, 2012

Innovative technology based interventions in China: A systematic literature review.
Health System Reform in Asia 2011 Conference, December, 2011

Three types of partner violence and effects on HIV risks among female sex workers in China (APHA 2011).
The 139th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, October 29-November 2, 2011

Relationship between intimate partner violence and stable partner characteristics among female sex workers in China .
The 139th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, October 29-November 2, 2011

Psychosocial distress of female sex workers in China: A qualitative investigation (APHA 2011).
The 139th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, October 29-November 2, 2011

Online sex-seeking and sexual risk behaviors among men who have sex with men (MSM) in China.
The 139th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, October 29-November 2, 2011

Online sex-seeking and sexual risk behaviors among men who have sex with men (MSM) in China.
2011 AIDS-Impact Conference, September 12-15, 2011

). Alcohol abuse and sexual victimization among female sex workers in China.
19th International Society for STD Research (ISSTDR), July 10-13, 2011

Alcohol abuse, psychosocial distress and HIV risks among female sex workers in China: a mediation analysis.
Westlake Forum III: Healthcare Reform in China and the US: Similarities, Differences and Challenges, April 10-12, 2011

Club-drug use among female sex workers in China: an exploratory analysis.
11th Annual Scientific Meeting of the AAHB, March 20-23, 2011

Alcohol abuse among female sex workers in China: the role of working environment.
11th Annual Scientific Meeting of the AAHB, March 20-23, 2011

Alcohol abuse and mental health problems among female sex workers in Southwest China.
International Conference on Interdisciplinary HIV/STD Research in China, March 25-27, 2011

Female sex workers and gatekeeper relationship: development of a culturally appropriate scale.
The 138th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, November 6-10, 2010

Stigma against female sex workers and associated sexual risks.
The 138th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, November 6-10, 2010

Female sex workers' stable sexual partners: a hidden population at high risk of HIV transmission.
The 138th APHA Annual Meeting and Expo, November 6-10, 2010

Internet use among female sex workers in China: implications for HIV/STI prevention.
9th International Conference on Urban Health, October 27-29, 2010

Intimate partner violence and mental health among female sex workers in China.
9th International Conference on Urban Health, October 27-29, 2010

Alcohol abuse and sexual risks among female sex workers.
XVIII International AIDS Conference, July 18-23, 2010

Intimate partners violence and HIV/STI related risks among female sex workers in China.
XVIII International AIDS Conference, July 18-23, 2010

HIV testing among female sex workers in China.
XVIII International AIDS Conference, July 18-23, 2010

Relationship of female sex workers and gatekeepers: Implications for HIV/STD prevention.
137th APHA Annual Meeting, November 7-11, 2009

Evaluation of a school-based injury prevention intervention in Beijing, China.
137th APHA Annual Meeting, November 7-11, 2009

Relationship of gatekeeper and female sex workers: implications for HIV/STD prevention intervention.
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) Guangxi Venue-Based Alcohol and HIV Risk Reduction Intervention Workshop,July 15-22, 2009

School Health Education in Beijing.
Protecting the Vulnerable: Children in Disasters Program Workshop (Asia-Australia Mental Health Center), July, 25-26, 2007

Awards

Vanderbilt University International Scholarship Fellowship (2013-2017).
Vanderbilt University,

Student Travel Award: 1st CHPAMS conference. May 13-14 2016.
1st CHPAMS conference, 2016

International Scholarship for XIX International AIDS Society conference.
XIX International AIDS Society conference, 2012

Poster award: Westlake Forum III: Healthcare Reform in China and the US: Similarities, Differences and Challenges.
Westlake Forum III, 2011

2010 APHA HIV/AIDS Section Student Scholarship.
APHA, 2010

Delta Omega, Alpha Tau Chapter Award .
Texas A&M Health Science Center, 2010

Excellence in Abstract Submission among Student APHA Members.
APHA, 2010

International Scholarship for XVIII International AIDS Society conference.
XVIII International AIDS Society conference, 2010

Best Practitioner in “Heath Beijing Health Olympics” Program .
National Award, China, 2008

Best Practitioner in Health Promotion School in Beijing.
Municipal Award, China , 2007

Best practitioner in Summer Internship, China.
, 2003

Best member in Artistic Society of College Students, China.
, 2003

Leadership Award, Tongji Medical University.
Tongji Medical University, 2002

Outstanding Student Award.
Tongji Medical University, 2001

Memberships

American Public Health Association, Member

International AIDS Society, Member