Dr Miaoqing Yang
Researcher in Health Economics
Miaoqing Yang is a researcher in health economics at the National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit (NPEU) and joined the NPEU in July 2018. Before that, she worked for RAND Europe in Cambridge from 2016 to 2018. She obtained an MSc in Health Economics from the University of York in 2012 and a PhD in Health Economics from Lancaster University in 2016.
Her research interest includes micro-econometric modelling for causal inference, cost-effectiveness analysis of health care interventions and health inequalities. She is currently involved in a number of NIRH funded projects, including assessing the best place of care for babies born between 27-31 weeks of gestation in England, cost-effectiveness of first trimester ultrasound screening for fetal anomalies and economic evaluation of computerised interpretation of fetal heart rate during labour.