PhD Student

Department of Health Services Research & Administration
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health

Professional Summary

  • 2012-present, Graduate Assistant, Department of Health Services Research & Administration


  • 2012, MA, Health Economics & Policy, Shandong University, China
  • 2009, Baccalaureate, Health Services Management, Anhui Medical University, China

Research interests

Socioeconomic Determinants of Health, Health Disparity & Health Equity.

Selected Publications

  • Wang Y, Wang J, Maitland E, Zhao Y, Nicholas S, Lu M. Growing old before growing rich: inequality in health services utilization among the mid-aged elderly in Gansu and Zhejiang Provinces, China. BMC Health Services Research 2012, 12:302.
  • Wang Y, Wang X, Wang M, Li Y, Zhang G, Wang J, Wangen KR. Analysis on contribution of rural residents’ Hepatitis B cognition’s factors in perspective of equity: An empirical research on 3 provinces. Chinese Journal of Health Policy, 2012, 5(2):53-58.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Public Health Association
  • Academy Health

Contact Yang Wang
Yang Wang

984350 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4350
Phone: 402-552-7201