Qi Zhao  

Qi Zhao, MD PhD
Research Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
1440 Canal Street, Suite 2000
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: (504) 988-2210
Fax: (504) 988-7448

Research Interests:

  • Genomic Research of Cardiovascular Disease and Related Risk Factors, especially Hypertension.
  • Gene-gene and Gene-environment Interactions in Cardiovascular Disease Etiology.
  • Application of Genetic Information to the Prediction and Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease.


Educational Background:

  • Bachelor of Medicine (Preventive Medicine), Peking University, Beijing, China, July 2003
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Epidemiology and Health Statistics), Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union Medical College, Beijing, China, July 2008

Professional Achievements:

  • Outstanding Student Award, Peking University, Beijing, China, 1998-2003
  • Outstanding Bachelor Dissertation Award, Peking University, Beijing, China, Jun 2003


Selected Publications:

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Level of Instruction:


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