Yang Liu is a PhD Candidate from School of Health Policy and Management, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union Medical College. Professor Hao Yu and Professor Natasha Stout at our department will be her mentors during her 1-year HPI fellowship.
Her research focuses on social determinates of healthy ageing, injury prevention and cost burden of fall related injuries. The goal of her work is to generate evidence and develop population-level intervention strategies to inform aging policies and health care reform in China. She has participated in writing and publishing the Blue Book of Elderly Health in China (2018). Currently she is involved in a program in Shenzhen to evaluate the effect and economic impact of an elderly fall prevention program.