Ying Qing Chen, Ph.D.


Ying Qing Chen, Ph.D.

Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division, Fred Hutch

Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutch

Fax: 206.667.4378
Mail Stop: M2-C200

Dr. Ying Qing Chen develops new statistical methods for clinical trials and epidemiologic studies in infectious disease research, particularly regarding prevention of HIV/AIDS. He is involved in the design, monitoring and analysis of many high-impact clinical trials, including the landmark HPTN 052 study, which showed that an HIV treatment-as-prevention strategy was 96 percent effective.

Other Appointments & Affiliations

Affiliate Professor, Biostatistics
University of Washington


Johns Hopkins University, 1999, Ph.D. (Biostatistics)

Peking University, 1992, B.S. (Computational Mathematics)

Research Interests

Statistical methods for analysis of survival and longitudinal data from clinical trials and epidemiological studies

Current Projects

Predicting PrEP Uptake and Adherence among Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa: leveraging programmatic and clinical trials data

Find a Clinical Trial

COVID-19 Research at the Hutch

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