Yuyi Yang

McKelvey School of Engineering: Computational & Data Sciences (PhD)

Yuyi is a highly motivated individual with a strong passion for the intersection of medicine, public health, and data science. She received her bachelor’s degree in medicine from Fudan University and gained valuable experience working as an associate at Das Capital in Shanghai, where she focused on financing medical start-ups. With a desire to make a broader impact in public health, Yuyi earned a master’s degree in Public Health from Washington University in St. Louis and is now pursuing a Ph.D. in Data Science. She is dedicated to developing innovative solutions to address the most pressing challenges in public health using cutting-edge data science techniques.

Beyond her academic pursuits, Yuyi enjoys indulging in a variety of hobbies, including playing music, exploring new cultures through travel, and experimenting with different cuisines in the kitchen.