Xi Wang PhD

Research Scientist

Xi Wang is a research scientist at PolicyLab at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Her current work focuses on a statewide home visitation program evaluation, utilization of a cost-effective therapy to prevent preterm birth in Philadelphia and child maltreatment among military families. Her previous research include studies on maternal risk factors for children’s neurodevelopmental disorders, the intergenerational effects of adverse childhood experience and the perinatal outcomes associated with maternal smoking during pregnancy. She believes that health is a human right and every child should have equitable health care access to fulfill their potential.

Dr. Wang received her PhD in epidemiology from Drexel University.