Dr. Liang Wang started his position as President of the China Health Policy and Management Society beginning in July 2022. The mission of the Society is to improve health and health equity among Chinese people within and outside of China and contribute to the advancement of population health research, practice, and education in areas including but not limited to health policy and management, health economics, epidemiology, and global health. The CHPAMS strives to accomplish its mission by fostering and promoting scholarly exchanges among its members and the Chinese public health community.
March 25-26, 2022, Baylor University, and the Department of Public Health had the amazing opportunity to host the U.S.-China Health Deans' Forum of the 2022 Southwest Data Science Conference (SDSC). The overarching theme for the two-day event was "Global Health in the Era of Big Data." Participants had the privilege of hearing from experts in the field from the U.S. and internationally.
Since 2017, Dr. Emily Smith has taught courses on global health in Baylor’s Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences. She has a Ph.D. from North Carolina and an adjunct position at the Duke Global Health Institute. She’s also married to a Baptist pastor and has two small children. Online, that all comes together in …
The field of data sciences is a diverse and rapidly advancing field, drawing theories from machine learning, data mining, scalable data storage and digital communication. Baylor’s Illuminate strategic plan names it as one of five signature academic initiatives, committing substantial investment into data sciences projects across a variety of disciplines.