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Jinying Zhao, MD PhD
Department of Epidemiology
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 988-3056
Fax: (504) 988-1568

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests:

 Statistical genetics, cardiovascular genetic epidemiology, epigenetics, bioinformatics


Educational Background:

  • PhD in Statistical Genetics, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX
  • PhD in Molecular Genetics, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
  • MSc in Pathology, Zhengzhou University School of Medicine, Zhengzhou, China
  • MD, Zhengzhou University School of Medicine, Zhengzhou, China

Professional Achievements:

  • Roger R. Williams Award for Genetic Epidemiology, American Heart Association, 2012
  • Outstanding Faculty Award in Research or Scholarly Achievement, University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, 2010
  • Sandra Daugherty Award for Excellence in Cardiovascular Disease or Hypertension Epidemiology, American Heart Association, finalist, 2009
  • The Elizabeth Barrett-Connor Research Award for Young Investigators, American Heart Association, 2006


Selected Publications:

View Dr. Zhao's publications at her NCBI profile page.


Level of Instruction:




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Department of Epidemiology, 1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-988-6809