Department of Preventive Medicine
Hong Yan(Professor)
Date:2017-10-24  Clicks:

Hong Yan, MD, PhD

Deputy Director and Professor

Department of Preventive Medicine

School of Health Science

Wuhan University School of Medicine

Wuhan, China

Research interest

Behavior epidemiology:Study the relationship between behavior and health, especially focusing on the relationships between risky sexual behaviors and STDs /HIV.

Selected Publications*Co-first author or Corresponding author:

1. Mengting Gao, Chenchang Xiao, Yue Cao, Bin Yu, Shiyue Li,Hong Yan*Associations between sexual sensation seeking and AIDS-related knowledge, attitudes and behaviors among young men who have sex with men in China. Psychology, Health & Medicine 2016:1-8.

2. Han Xiao, Shiyue Li, Xinguang Chen, Bin Yu, Mengting Gao,Hong Yan*,Chukwuemeka N. Okafor. Protection Motivation Theory in Predicting Intention to Engage in Protective Behaviors against Schistosomiasis among Middle School Students in Rural China. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases 2014; 8(10): e3246.

3. Bin Yu, Xinguang Chen, Shiyue Li, Yang Liu, Angela J. Jacques-Tiura,Hong Yan*. Acculturative Stress and Influential Factors among International Students in China: A Structural Dynamic Perspective.PLoS ONE 2014; 9(4): e96322.

4. Li S, Chen R, Cao Y, Li J, Zuo D,Yan H*.Sexual Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices of Female Undergraduate Students in Wuhan, China: The Only-Child versus Students with Siblings. PLoS ONE2013; 8(9): e73797.

5. Lijun Tang, Rucheng Chen, Danqin Huang, Haocheng Wu,Hong Yan*, Shiyue Li, Kathryn L. Braun. Prevalence of Condom Use and Associated Factors among Chinese Female Undergraduate Studentsin Wuhan, China. AIDS Care2013;25(4):515-523.

6. Zou Y,Yan H*, Wu H, Chen R, Huang D,Li S.Female undergraduate fine arts students: A high-risk population for multiple sexual partners, unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections in China. Eur J Contracept Reprod Health Care 2013;18(2):127-36.

7.Hong Yan, Xin Chen, Qiuping Zhang, Jichao Qin, Hangwen Li, Can Liu, Tammy Calhoun-Davis, Luis Della Coletta, Jim Klostergaard, Izabela Fokt, Stanislaw Skora, Waldemar Priebe,Yongyi Bi, Dean G. Tang. Drug-Tolerant Cancer Cells Show Reduced Tumor-Initiating Capacity: Depletion of CD44+Cells and Evidence for Epigenetic Mechanisms. PLoS ONE. 2011; 6(9): e24397.

8.Hong Yan,Li Li, Yongyi Bi,Xunyu Xu,Shiyue Li,Jay E. Maddock. Family and peer influences on sexual behavior among female college students in Wuhan, China. Women and Health 2010;50(8):767-782.

9.Hong Yan,Weiqi Chen,Haocheng Wu,Yongyi Bi1,Miaoxuan Zhang,Shiyue Li and Kathryn L Braun. Multiple sex partner behavior in female undergraduate students in China: A multi-campus survey. BMC Public Health 2009;9:305.