Ph.D. Student Profile

Xuexin  Yu

Xuexin Yu

  • Doctoral Student


BS, Biological Sciences, Sichuan University
MM, Health Mgmt & Policy, Sichuan University

Research Interests & Projects

My research focuses on socioeconomic trajectories in relation to brain health in late life. I am currently working with Dr. Kobayashi to investigate social determinants of cognitive aging among older adults across countries.

Selected Publications

Yu X, Zhang W, and Kobayashi LC. Duration of poverty and subsequent cognitive function and decline among older adults in China, 2005-2018. Neurology. (in press)