Xinguang Chen

Xinguang Chen

Professor Of Epidemiology

Department: PHHP-COM EPIDEMIOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 294-5945
Business Email: jimax.chen@ufl.edu

About Xinguang Chen

MD in Preventive Medicine, 1982, Wuhan Medical College, MPH in Health Statistics, 1987, Tongji Medical University, MPH in Population Studies, 1992, East-West Center/University of Hawaii, and PhD in Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Hawaii. Assistant professor at University of Southern California since 1999, Associate and Full Professor with Tenure at Wayne State University since 2004, and Tenured Professor at University of Florida since 2014

Research Profile

Modeling quantum changes in medical, health and behavior-related events using catastrophe methods; descriptive and etiological studies on psychosocial factors and suicidal behavior and death using machine learning method; studies on HIV related behavior and prevention intervention among US adolescents and young adults; estimate adjusted rates using classic age-period-cohort modeling; studies of male hormones, PAS and risk of prostate cancer occurrence with electronic medical record data; studies of marijuana use among pregnant women and secondhand marijuana exposure in young children.

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0001-8263-643X

Areas of Interest
  • Injury Epidemiology
  • Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology
  • Substance Use Epidemiology, particularly opioids
  • Biostatistics
  • Cancer epidemiology
  • HIV Prevention
  • Social Determinants of Health

Publications

2017 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
2017 American Journal of Preventive Medicine
2016 International journal of environmental research and public health
2015 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health

Grants

Jun 2020 ACTIVE
Preclinical evaluation of the efficacy and mechanism of action for an alkylated polyamine analogue diethylnorspermine in treating pheochromocytoma/paraganglioma
NATL INST OF HLTH NCATS ·
Dec 2018 – Jun 2019
FADAA Agreement
FL ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE ASSO · Principal Investigator
Apr 2015 ACTIVE
Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI)
UF DIV OF SPONSORED RES MATCHING FUNDS · Project Manager
Aug 2014 – Jun 2018
1/2 study of Aerosolized survance for the treatment
WAYNE STATE UNIV · Principal Investigator
Feb 2014 – Oct 2016
Social Capital and Hiv Risk Behavior Among Rural Migrants in China
NATL INST OF HLTH NIMH · Principal Investigator
Feb 2014 – Apr 2020
Modeling Quantum Change in Adolescent Sexual Initiation and Condom Use
NATL INST OF HLTH NICHD · Principal Investigator

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-5945
Emails:
Business:
jimax.chen@ufl.edu