Shi-Yi Wang, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Disease)

Departments & Organizations

School of Public Health: Chronic Disease Epidemiology | Public Health Modeling

Yale Cancer Center: Cancer Prevention and Control | COPPER Center


Professor Wang’s primary interests focus on outcomes research and decision science. He is interested in combining systematic literature reviews, secondary data analyses, and simulation modeling to examine issues that are critical to clinicians and policy makers’ decision making. He is currently working on several breast cancer projects, including an evaluation of preoperative breast MRI, development of an individualized decision aid to help radiotherapy decision-making, and assessment of sentinel lymph node biopsy for patients with ductal carcinoma in situ. He serves as the primary investigator or co-investigator in several projects (funded by Yale Cancer Center, AHRQ, NCI, ACS, and PCORI).

Education & Training

PhD University of Minnesota (2012)
MD Taipei Medical College (1992)

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