Yenan Zhu

Yenan Zhu,

Research Assistant Professor

Department: HP-HEALTH SERVICES ADMIN
Business Phone: (352) 273-5679
Business Email: yenan.zhu@ufl.edu

About Yenan Zhu

Dr. Yenan Zhu is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Services Research, Management and Policy at the University of Florida. Dr. Zhu is a Health Services Researcher by training, with a focus on the domains of cardiovascular diseases and Human Papillomavirus (HPV). Driven by a passion for advancing population health, Dr. Zhu leverages large-scale datasets and employs sophisticated methodologies to investigate the barriers to preventive care and disparities in health outcomes, particularly among vulnerable populations and marginalized communities. Dr. Zhu’s emerging research focus is to uncover the factors associated with the co-occurrence of cancer and cardiovascular diseases and gain actionable insights that will inform the development of targeted interventions aimed at improving health outcomes.

Dr. Zhu received a PhD degree in Health Services Research from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Public Health and a MS degree in Health Behavior and Health Education from The University of Texas at Austin.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2023-2024
HSA6930 Special Topics in Health Services Administration

Research Profile

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0002-5085-1589

Publications

2023
Reimbursement for HPV Vaccine Cost in the Private Sector: A Comparison Across Specialties.
Annals of family medicine. 21(4):344-346 [DOI] 10.1370/afm.2990. [PMID] 37487718.
2022
Assessment of US Preventive Services Task Force Guideline-Concordant Cervical Cancer Screening Rates and Reasons for Underscreening by Age, Race and Ethnicity, Sexual Orientation, Rurality, and Insurance, 2005 to 2019.
JAMA network open. 5(1) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.43582. [PMID] 35040970.
2022
Oropharyngeal Cancer Incidence and Mortality Trends in All 50 States in the US, 2001-2017.
JAMA otolaryngology– head & neck surgery. 148(2):155-165 [DOI] 10.1001/jamaoto.2021.3567. [PMID] 34913945.
2022
Tdap-HPV vaccination bundling in the USA: Trends, predictors, and implications for vaccine series completion.
Preventive medicine. 164 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ypmed.2022.107218. [PMID] 36007751.
2022
Trends in the Incidence of Human Papillomavirus-Associated Cancers by County-Level Income and Smoking Prevalence in the United States, 2000-2018.
JNCI cancer spectrum. 6(2) [DOI] 10.1093/jncics/pkac004. [PMID] 35603851.
2021
Exposure to cigar Point-of-Sale marketing and use of cigars and cigarettes among young adults.
Addictive behaviors. 116 [DOI] 10.1016/j.addbeh.2021.106821. [PMID] 33482429.
2021
HPV Vaccine Recommendations and Parental Intent.
Pediatrics. 147(3) [DOI] 10.1542/peds.2020-026286. [PMID] 33563769.
2021
Trends in Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Safety Concerns and Adverse Event Reporting in the United States.
JAMA network open. 4(9) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.24502. [PMID] 34533574.
2020
Association of Serum Folate Levels With Cardiovascular Mortality Among Adults With Rheumatoid Arthritis.
JAMA network open. 3(2) [DOI] 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.0100. [PMID] 32101310.
2020
Comparing outcomes and costs among warfarin-sensitive patients versus warfarin-insensitive patients using The Right Drug, Right Dose, Right Time: Using genomic data to individualize treatment (RIGHT) 10K warfarin cohort.
PloS one. 15(5) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0233316. [PMID] 32428022.
2020
Parental intent to initiate and complete the human papillomavirus vaccine series in the USA: a nationwide, cross-sectional survey.
The Lancet. Public health. 5(9):e484-e492 [DOI] 10.1016/S2468-2667(20)30139-0. [PMID] 32707126.
2019
A Clinical Vignette-Based Study of Physicians’ Adherence to Guidelines for Dental Referrals of Young Children.
Academic pediatrics. 19(2):195-202 [DOI] 10.1016/j.acap.2018.05.013. [PMID] 30361125.
2019
Antihypertensive drug use and blood pressure control among stroke survivors in the United States: NHANES 2003-2014.
Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.). 21(6):766-773 [DOI] 10.1111/jch.13553. [PMID] 31099465.
2019
Nocturnal pulse rate correlated with ambulatory blood pressure and target organ damage in patients with chronic kidney disease.
Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.). 21(1):77-87 [DOI] 10.1111/jch.13438. [PMID] 30597750.
2019
Studies into the determinants of skeletal muscle oxygen consumption: novel insight from near-infrared diffuse correlation spectroscopy.
The Journal of physiology. 597(11):2887-2901 [DOI] 10.1113/JP277580. [PMID] 30982990.
2018
Providers’ preferences for pediatric oral health information in the electronic health record: a cross-sectional survey.
BMC pediatrics. 18(1) [DOI] 10.1186/s12887-017-0979-5. [PMID] 29325519.
2016
SIRT6 protects cardiomyocytes against ischemia/reperfusion injury by augmenting FoxO3α-dependent antioxidant defense mechanisms.
Basic research in cardiology. 111(2) [DOI] 10.1007/s00395-016-0531-z. [PMID] 26786260.
2013
Salidroside improves doxorubicin-induced cardiac dysfunction by suppression of excessive oxidative stress and cardiomyocyte apoptosis.
Journal of cardiovascular pharmacology. 62(6):512-23 [DOI] 10.1097/FJC.0000000000000009. [PMID] 24072175.

Education

PhD in Health Services Research
2022 · The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
MS in Health Behavior and Health Education
2018 · The University of Texas at Austin

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5679
Emails:
Business:
yenan.zhu@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100195
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1225 Center Drive, HPNP 3108
GAINESVILLE FL 32610