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Donglan Zhang

Donglan Zhang, PhD

Associate Professor, Department of Foundations of Medicine

health services research, health policy and economics, population health management, innovations in healthcare delivery, systems science, agent-based modeling

I am an associate professor in the Division of Health Services Research at NYU Long Island School of Medicine, with expertise in population health management, health policy and economics, health systems research, and comparative effectiveness research. My research focuses on understanding and addressing health disparities in chronic diseases, including hypertension, cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and stroke, by investigating barriers to accessing medical care and healthy food, studying multilevel social determinants of health (e.g., health insurance, food policy, employment) that affect health outcomes, and advancing knowledge in minority health and rural patient care.

I am currently leading an NIH R01 grant to study disparities in cardiovascular disease outcomes, and use secondary data and econometric analysis to evaluate the effectiveness of clinical interventions and community-based interventions on narrowing the gaps in disease prevention and treatment.

Before joining the faculty of NYU Long Island School of Medicine, I was a tenured associate professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the University of Georgia College of Public Health.



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Mineola, NY 11501

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Associate Professor, Department of Foundations of Medicine at NYU Grossman Long Island School of Medicine

PhD from University Of California

Liu, Junting; Li, Yan; Zhang, Donglan; Yi, Stella S; Liu, Junxiu

JAMA pediatrics. 2022 Jun 01; 176(6):608-611

Zhang, Donglan; Son, Heejung; Shen, Ye; Chen, Zhuo; Rajbhandari-Thapa, Janani; Li, Yan; Eom, Heesun; Bu, Daniel; Mu, Lan; Li, Gang; Pagán, José A

JAMA network open. 2020 Oct 01; 3(10):e2022914

Pan, Xi; Zhang, Donglan; Heo, Ji Haeng; Park, Chanhyun; Li, Gang; Dengler-Crish, Christine M; Li, Yan; Gu, Yian; Young, Henry N; Lavender, Devin L; Shi, Lu

Drugs & aging. 2022 Nov; 39(11):875-886

Zhang, Karen; Liang, Di; Zhang, Donglan; Cao, Jun; Huang, Jiayan

International journal of environmental research & public health. 2022 Oct 08; 19(19):

Liang, Di; Zhu, Wenjun; Qian, Yuling; Zhang, Donglan; Petersen, Jindong Ding; Zhang, Weijun; Huang, Jiayan; Dong, Yin

International journal of integrated care. 2022 Oct-Dec; 22(4):4

Shi, Lu; Mayorga, Maria; Su, Dejun; Li, Yan; Martin, Emily; Zhang, Donglan

Ethnicity & disease. 2022 Apr; 32(2):75-80

Li, Lihua; Zhang, Donglan; Li, Yan; Jain, Mayuri; Lin, Xingyu; Hu, Rebecca; Liu, Junxiu; Thapa, Janani; Mu, Lan; Chen, Zhuo; Liu, Bian; Pagán, José A

JNCI cancer spectrum. 2024 Feb 29; 8(2):

Zhang, Donglan; Lee, Jun Soo; Pollack, Lisa M; Dong, Xiaobei; Taliano, Joanna M; Rajan, Anand; Therrien, Nicole L; Jackson, Sandra L; Popoola, Adebola; Luo, Feijun

JAMA health forum. 2024 Feb 02; 5(2):e235231