Yuan-Shung Huang


Vera Huang is manager of the Healthcare Analytics Unit (HAU) at PolicyLab and The Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). She has over 20 years of research data management and programming experiences in the areas of medical, mental health, child welfare, and juvenile justice studies. Ms. Huang regularly works with large and complicated data sources, including national administrative and survey data (e.g., Medicaid and NSCAW), data from State and local agencies, and medical and clinical trial data (e.g. PHIS, Multum), and helps end-users assessing data usability for specific needs.  At HAU, Ms. Huang provides data management and analytical services to various research projects. Her current work includes preparing Medicaid data for a study on pediatric psychotropic medication use, and merging clinical trial and PHIS data for various oncology studies.