Dr Huaidong Du
Senior Research Fellow
- Clinical Trial Service Unit
Huaidong Du obtained her MD degree in 1994 and had been working as an ophthalmologist for 8 years in China. In 2009, she finished her MSc and PhD in Nutritional Epidemiology from the Netherlands and joined CTSU afterwards. Currently, she is a senior research fellow working on the China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) study with main researches focus on diet, physical activity, adiposity, diabetes, eye diseases and etc. Since 2013, she has been involved in coordinating the currently on-going second resurvey of the CKB, which includes 25,000 participants from 10 study areas in China.
Smoking and smoking cessation in relation to risk of diabetes in Chinese men and women: a 9-year prospective study of 0·5 million people.
Liu X. et al, (2018), Lancet Public Health
Associations of General and Central Adiposity With Incident Diabetes in Chinese Men and Women.
Bragg F. et al, (2018), Diabetes Care, 41, 494 - 502
Association of CETP Gene Variants With Risk for Vascular and Nonvascular Diseases Among Chinese Adults
Millwood IY. et al, (2018), JAMA CARDIOLOGY, 3, 34 - 43
Patterns and management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in urban and rural China: a community-based survey of 25 000 adults across 10 regions.
Kurmi OP. et al, (2018), BMJ Open Respir Res, 5
Association of CETP Gene Variants With Risk for Vascular and Nonvascular Diseases Among Chinese Adults.
Millwood IY. et al, (2018), JAMA Cardiol, 3, 34 - 43