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.
Associations of General and Central Adiposity With Incident Diabetes in Chinese Men and Women.
Bragg F. et al, (2018), Diabetes Care
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
Association of Physical Activity With Risk of Major Cardiovascular Diseases in Chinese Men and Women.
Bennett DA. et al, (2017), JAMA Cardiol, 2, 1349 - 1358
Fresh fruit consumption and all-cause and cause-specific mortality: findings from the China Kadoorie Biobank.
Du H. et al, (2017), Int J Epidemiol, 46, 1444 - 1455
Associations of domain-specific physical activities with insomnia symptoms among 0.5 million Chinese adults.
Zheng B. et al, (2017), J Sleep Res, 26, 330 - 337