Yi Zhang | Center for Healthcare Policy and Research

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Yi Zhang, Ph.D., M.S.
Senior Statistician

Yi Zhang is a senior statistician at CHPR. He completed his doctorate in economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is well-trained in a wide range of statistical methods and collaborative medical research. Yi also has extensive experience working with health economic analysis and has many years programming experience.

Skill Set

  • Stata
  • SAS
  • R
  • Matlab

Research Interests

  • Mental health crisis and services
  • First-episode psychosis
  • Healthcare access and inequality
  • Health economics


  • Ph.D., Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.S., Economics, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • M.S., Economics, Peking University
  • B.S., Computer Science and Economics, Peking University