Yan Song




Ph.D., epidemiology, University of California, Los Angeles; M.S., epidemiology and biostatistics, Peking University; M.B.B.S., medicine, Peking University

Summary of Experience

Dr. Song is an epidemiologist with expertise in biostatistics and clinical medicine, which he uses to address a wide array of analytical questions in health care. He conducts research to evaluate and compare the clinical, economic, and humanistic impacts of diseases and treatments across a variety of therapeutic areas. He is experienced in disease areas including oncology, hematology, dermatology, rheumatology, ophthalmology, and neurology.

In his work, Dr. Song uses data from clinical trials, administrative claims, medical chart reviews, surveys, and medical literature. His research has covered many different study types, including burden-of-illness research, comparative effectiveness research, indirect treatment comparisons, cost-effectiveness analyses, budget impact analyses, analyses of patient-reported outcomes, and discrete-choice experiments. Dr. Song’s work has been published in peer-reviewed journals and presented at international conferences on medical and health care research.

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