Xiaoyan Zhang

CPR (PhD Graduate Student - CPR - Lerner Center)

Xiaoyan Zhang

Contact Information


Undergraduate Education

Guangdong Polytechnical Normal University - English (translation) 

Graduate Education

Syracuse University - Human Development and Family Science 

Research Interests

  • Social Determinants
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACES)
  • Health Outcomes


Xiaoyan (Amanda) is a doctoral student in the Department of Human Development and Family Science. Her broad interest is in the impact of social determinants on health disparities. Particularly, Xiaoyan is interested in how adverse childhood experiences impact health and wellbeing.