Peter Wang graduated from Tianjin Medical University and obtained his Ph.D. degree in epidemiology from the Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto. Dr. Wang is an Associate Professor of community health and humanities, at the Memorial University of Newfoundland. He also holds a visiting professorship at Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China. Prior to his tenure at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, he was an Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto, and he was also a Scientific Associate at University Health Network in Toronto. His main areas of research are epidemiology of cancer, musculoskeletal diseases and disability, and statistical modeling. Dr. Wang received the Arthritis Society and CIHR Joint Fellowship award, Distinguished Visiting Professor award from Tianjin Government, and the Science and Chinese National Technology Achievement award (as a corecipient). Dr. Wang serves as an editorial board member and a review panel member (or reviewer) for a number of academic journals or funding agencies ; he has published more than 50 articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals.
Biography Updated on 23 January 2011