Xiaochen Dai, MSc, MPH, PhD is a Postdoctoral Scholar at IHME. Dr. Dai completed his doctoral work in Global Health at University of Washington School of Public Health, where he worked on a range of diverse research projects including estimating global burden of tobacco use and social determinants of HIV/AIDS in sub-Saharan Africa. His training is in global health, biostatistics, health metrics and implementation science. In his postdoctoral role, he will continue to work on estimating global burden of tobacco use and evaluating the impact of tobacco control policies on tobacco use and on population health.
IHME was established at the University of Washington in Seattle in 2007. Its mission is to improve health through better health evidence.
IHME COVID-19 Forecasting Team. Modeling COVID-19 scenarios for the United States. Nature Medicine. 23 October 2020. doi:10.1038/s41591-020-1132-9.
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