Xue Qin Yu, PhD, MPH

Senior Research Fellow, Cancer Research Division, Cancer Council NSW, PO Box 572, Kings Cross, NSW 1340, Australia

Dr Xue Qin Yu, PhD, is a Senior Research Fellow in the Cancer Research Division at Cancer Council NSW, and an Adjunct Senior Lecturer at the University of Sydney School of Medicine, Australia. He was the recipient of a prestigious NHMRC Early Career Fellowship and a Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia Young Investigator Award. He is an invited reviewer for national and international funding bodies, regularly provides reviews for 33 national and international scientific journals since 2008.

Xue Qin’s primary research focus is cancer epidemiology, statistical modelling and health services research. His current area of interest is cancer disparities and the social determinants of health and health outcomes research, with a focus on the development and application of statistical tools to evaluate the cancer health care system and explore the possible reasons for cancer disparities.

Xue Qin has a strong track record in peer-reviewed publications, having co-authored 60+ peer-reviewed articles. During the last 5 years, he co-authored 37 articles, with 20 of which as first/last author. His research has been published in many prestigious journals, including CA a Cancer Journal for Clinicians, Lancet Global Health, and Lancet Public Health.

Terms of Appointment: December 2017 - December 2019