Seungmi Yang

Seungmi Yang
Contact Information

Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health

2001 McGill College, Suite 1200
Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1G1

(514) 398-2870
Fax: (514) 398-4503
Email address: 
seungmi.yang [at]

Seungmi Yang, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Occupational Health. She holds a chercheur boursier career award from the fonds de recherche du Québec - Santé. She received her PhD in Epidemiology from the University of Michigan School of Public Health. Dr. Yang's primary research interests include: (1) monitoring socioeconomic and ethnocultural health disparities in perinatal health in Canada; (2) understanding developmental processes of socioeconomic health disparities over life course; (3) investigating effects of early life characteristics on later health outcomes; and (4) assessing impacts of policies on population health and health disparities.


Areas of expertise: 

Prenatal and early life exposures and child growth and development; social disparities in pregnancy outcomes; life-course epidemiology, and social determinants of health.

Associate Professors
Research areas: 
Public Health
Reproductive, Perinatal and Pediatric Epidemiology
Social Epidemiology
Areas of interest: 

Keywords: Population Health; Health Disparities; Lifecourse Epidemiology; Child Growth; Perinatal Health; Longitudinal Studies

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