Lin Yang

Lin Yang is currently a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the transdisciplinary research on energetics and cancer (TREC) center in the School of Medicine in Washington University in St. Louis. She is also working at PRC on TREC SHOW-ME study (Supports at Home and Work for Maintaining Energy Balance). Her other research interests include investigating the effect of physical activity and weight on surgical outcomes of prostate cancer patients and their survivorship. Lin received her Ph.D in Epidemiology from the University of Cambridge, studying social and environmental factors that determine active travel behavior to inform the development of effective evidence-based interventions and policies, which may positively shift population health behavior in order to improve public health in the UK.