Ph.D., biology, and M.S., statistics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B.S., biology, Nankai University, PRC
Summary of Experience
Dr. Yang specializes in health economics and outcomes research. She has extensive experience in evaluating the clinical and economic impacts of a broad range of diseases and treatments. She has conducted and directed numerous studies in a variety of therapeutic areas, including autoimmune diseases, infectious diseases, diabetes, blood disorders, oncology, women's health, and central nervous system diseases. Her recent work includes cost-effectiveness analysis, budget impact analysis, systematic literature review, and evaluation of treatment efficacy, health care resource use, direct costs, indirect costs, and patient-reported outcomes. She has led the submission of economic models to multiple health technology assessment agencies (HTAs), including NICE, CADTH, INESSS, and OHTAC. Dr. Yang's work has been published in many peer-reviewed journals and has been featured at various conferences.