The Friedman School pursues cutting-edge research and education from cell to society, including in molecular nutrition, human metabolism, population studies, clinical trials, nutrition interventions and behavior change, communication, food systems and sustainability, global food insecurity, humanitarian crises, and food economics and policy.
Jianyi joined Dr. Mozaffarian’s research group as a Biostatistician in September 2015, and is currently involved in the Global Dietary Database project. Previously he was a statistical research coordinator in the Department of Surgery, Sepsis and Critical Illness Research Center, University of Florida where he managed the database for the clinical trial to study long-term outcomes in patients treated for sepsis in the surgical and trauma intensive care units and performed statistical analyses for various research projects in the department. He also worked in the Florida Center for Medicaid and Uninsured (FCMU), College of Public Health and Health Professions, University of Florida. As FCMU’s data manager, he was responsible for the formulation of data requests and conducting data management and statistical analysie for all FCMU research projects. He received his Ph.D. in Physiology from the University of Tennessee and his M.S. in Management Information Systems from the University of Memphis.
Ph.D. in Physiology from the University of Tennessee
M.S. in Management Information System from the University of Memphis