Yuming Guo, MD, PHD

Associate Professor of Environmental Epidemiology and Biostatistics; NHMRC Career Development Fellow.
Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Level 2, 553 St Kilda Road, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

Associate Professor Yuming Guo has considerable experience in Environmental Epidemiology and Biostatistics. He works at School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University. Dr Guo held appointments at the University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology, and Peking University. His research group focuses on environmental epidemiology, biostatistics, global environmental change, air pollution, climate change, and remote sensing modelling. Dr Guo has developed/participated in several large international collaborations to assess the impacts of air pollution and climate change on human health. His research is primarily supported by the National Health and Medical Research Council, Australian Research Council, and China Natural Science Foundation. He has close collaborations with Chinese institutions.

Dr Guo is appointed an adjunct professor by the University of Oulu (Finland), Jinan University (Guangzhou), and University of Queensland. He was a visiting fellow of London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine supported by the Leverhulme Trust. He has published extensively (over 100 high quality papers in the last 5 years) in prestigious international journals including the highest-ranked journals (Lancet, BMJ, JAMA Pediatrics, Lancet Planetary Health, and Environmental Health Perspectives). His work was awarded the Best Environmental Paper by International Society of Environmental Epidemiology and he is awarded Best Young Scientist by the Lancet-CAMS Committee. Dr Guo is a member of Think Tank for Climate Change and Human Health in Australia. He sits in many research grant review committees and editorial board of Environmental Health Perspectives and PeerJ.

Terms of Appointment: January 2018 - January 2020