Bachelor of Preventive Medicine, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China
Master of Science, Epidemiology and Health Statistics, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China
Hometown: Shandong, China
Research Interests: HIV risk behavior interventions, social capital and risky sex.
Long-term career goals: I would like to work in a research institution where my knowledge can be best applied.
What philosophy guides your education: “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu
||First authored paper published online in International Journal of Cancer: Wang K, Chen X, Bird VY, Gerke TA, Manini TM, Prosperi M. Association between Age-Related Reductions in Testosterone and Risk of Prostate Cancer – An Analysis of Patients’ Data with Prostatic Diseases. Int J Cancer. 2017 Jul 12. doi: 10.1002/ijc.30882. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28699177
||Paper accepted for publication in Journal of the American Society of Hypertension: Yunan Xu, Xinguang Chen, and Kai Wang. Global prevalence of hypertension among people living with HIV: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension. DOI: 10.1016/j.jash.2017.06.004.
||Paper accepted for publication in Preventive Medicine Reports: Chen X, Wang K. Geographic area-based rate as a novel indicator to enhance research and precision intervention for more effective HIV/AIDS control. Prev Med Rep. 2017 Jan 26;5:301-307. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.01.009. eCollection 2017 Mar. PMID: 28229038
Letter to the editor published in Asian Journal of Andrology: Wang K, Cottler LB. Commentary on “The association between sexual function and prostate cancer risk in US veterans”. Asian J Androl. 2017 Mar 7. doi: 10.4103/1008-682X.196853. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 28272056
||Letter to the editor published in BJU International: Kai Wang, Xinguang Chen. (2017). Re: Testosterone treatment is not associated with increased risk of prostate cancer or worsening of lower urinary tract symptoms: Prostate health outcomes in the Registry of Hypogonadism in Men (RHYME). BJU International, published online.
||Presented oral presentation at 4th Biennial Science of Global Prostate Cancer Disparities in Black Men Conference in November in Orlando, FL: Kai Wang, Xinguang Chen. A Testosterone Change Model for the Role of Testosterone on Prostate Cancer among Black Males