Hongmei Wang, PhD

Associate Professor

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

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Research Interests

Dr. Wang’s research interests focus on socioeconomic determinants of health and economic evaluation of health care programs and medical intervention strategies. She is particularly interested in examining how individual choices, organizational schemes, and sociocultural structures collectively influence population health and health-related behaviors. Dr. Wang has collaborated with community partners to evaluate the effects of community intervention strategies on promoting healthy lifestyle behaviors and reducing obesity.  Recently, Dr. Wang has been studying multi-level factors that influence cancer screening rates and examining efforts in primary care setting and at the community-level to reduce risk factors for cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular diseases.  Dr. Wang also enjoys collaborating with colleagues and community partners to conduct cost studies and economic evaluation of medical and community interventions.

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