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Mingyu Zhang

Research Fellow

Mingyu Zhang, PhD, MHS (he/him/his) is a Research Fellow in the Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute. His research vision is to investigate the effects of early life environmental pollutants on the health of pregnant people and their children, prioritizing communities that have been historically underrepresented in research. Mingyu previously served as Biostatistician for the National Institutes of Health-supported Environmental influences on Child Health Outcomes (ECHO) Data Analysis Center, and he has experience in leading and implementing the analysis of observational and randomized clinical trial data. At the Division of Chronic Disease Research Across the Lifecourse (CoRAL), Mingyu works with Dr. Emily Oken, Dr. Marie-France Hivert, and members of the Project Viva team. Mingyu holds PhD (Environmental Epidemiology) and MHS (Cardiovascular and Clinical Epidemiology) degrees from the Johns Hopkins University.