Mengmeng Ji, PhD, MS, MBBS

Mengmeng Ji, PhD, MS, MBBS

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Division of Nephrology and Division of Public Health Sciences


PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2021
MS, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2019
MBBS, Kunming Medical University, 2016

Research Interests:

During her time at UIUC, Dr. Ji’s research interests focused on environmental determinants and health policies that impact weight-related behaviors and outcomes throughout the life course with an emphasis on vulnerable populations. As a postdoctoral research associate, Dr. Ji will work on treads and survival outcomes in the pancreas and kidney transplantation with Dr. Alhamad and Dr. Chang. She is also interested in the health and economic consequences of surgical treatments of obesity. Dr. Ji would develop research skills in health economics, including cost-effectiveness analysis and comparative study during her Postdoctoral program.