ZHAO, QI

Assistant Professor
Preventive Medicine

Office: 633 DOCTORS OFFICE BUILDING
66 NORTH PAULINE STREET
MEMPHIS TN 381632181
Tel: (901) 448-2382
qzhao11@uthsc.edu

Education

  • PostDoc, Tulane University, Genetic Epidemiology
  • Ph.D., Peking Union Medical College, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • M.D., Peking University Health Science Center, Preventive Medicine

Research

  • Genetic and molecular epidemiology studies of cardiovascular disease and body composition disorders, including obesity, osteoporosis, and sarcopenia
  • Prenatal risk factors for childhood growth and cardiovascular risk
  • Integrated omics research, especially genomics and metabolomics, in complex disorders

Publications

Selected Publications

  1. Hu Z, Tylavsky FA, Han JC, Kocak M, Fowke JH, Davis, RL, Lewinn K, Bush NR, Zhao Q. Maternal Metabolic Factors during Pregnancy Predict Early Childhood Growth Trajectories and Obesity Risk: the CANDLE Study. Int J Obes (Lond). Accepted.
  2. Zhao Q, Shen H, Su KJ, Tian Q, Zhao LJ, Qiu C, Garrett TJ, Liu J, Kakhniashvili D, Deng HW. A joint analysis of metabolomic profiles associated with muscle mass and strength in Caucasian women. Aging. 2018 Oct 14;10:2624-2635.
  3. Zhao Q, Shen H, Su KJ, Zhang JG, Tian Q, Zhao LJ, Qiu C, Zhang Q, Garrett TJ, Liu J, Deng HW. Metabolomic profiles associated with bone mineral density in US Caucasian women. Nutr Metab (Lond). 2018 Aug 10;15:57.
  4. Zhao Q, Zhu Y, Yeh F, Lin J, Elisa TL, Cole SA, Calhoun D, Zhao J. Depressive symptoms are associated with leukocyte telomere length in American Indians: findings from the Strong Heart Family Study. Aging. 2016:8(11):2961-2970.
  5. Zhao Q, Zhu Y, Best LG, Umans JG, Uppal K, Tran VT, Jones DP, Lee ET, Howard BV, Zhao J. Metabolomic profiles of obesity in American Indians: the Strong Heart Family Study. PLoS One. 2016;11(7):e0159548.

Complete List of Published Work in MyBibliography

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/myncbi/qi.zhao.2/bibliography/40297261/public/?sort=date&direction=descending