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Faculty

Hong Zhou

Hong Zhou

Hong Zhou

  • Associate Professor
  • hongzhou@bjmu.edu.cn
  • Xueyuan Road 38, Haidian District, Beijing, China
  • Peking University
Personal profile

Associate Professor, Deputy Director, Master's Tutor, Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, Peking University. She has been engaged in epidemiological research on maternal and child health for the past two decades. Her research team has been responsible for UNICEF's “Mother and Child Health Development Project” in poverty-stricken areas in western China for three consecutive cycles. She has extensive experience in quantitative surveys of maternal and child health status, application of evaluation indicators and project evaluation in underdeveloped areas.

She is currently a member of the Committee on Early Life Development and Disease Prevention and Control of the Chinese Preventive Medicine Association and a member of the Youth Committee of the Women's Health Branch of the Chinese Preventive Medicine Association. Since the work, she has undertaken nearly 30 research projects on maternal and child health of the National Health Commission, the National Nature Science Foundation of China, the World Health Organization, UNICEF and UNFPA. She has published a total of 68 academic papers in domestic and international journals, including 51 papers with first author or corresponding author, with an impact factor of up to 18 points.

Main research directions

Neuropsychological Development in Children

Maternal and Child Health Project Evaluation

Representative scientific research projects

1. The study of reducing the neonatal death in Nepal, 2018-2019, Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Commission funded.

2. The External Evaluation for Maternal and Child Health Comprehensive Development Project, 2016-2017, UNICEF funded.

3. The External Evaluation for CCT Project, 2016-2017, UNICEF funded.

4. The study of relationship between brain executive function and the sialic acid level in premature infants, 2013-2015, National Science Foundation.

5. The study of relationship between brain executive function and the sialic acid level in infants, 2013-2015, The Beijing Youth training Scheme funded.

10 representative papers

1. Zhou H, Wang A, Huang X, Guo S, Yang Y, Martin K, Tian X, Josephs-Spaulding J, Ma C, Scherpbier RW, Wang Y. Quality antenatal care protects against low birth weight in 42 poor counties of Western China. PLoS One. 2019 Jan 16;14(1):e0210393. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0210393. eCollection 2019.

2. Yang C, Liu X, Yang Y, Huang X, Song Q, Wang Y, Zhou H. Quality of care and suspected developmental delay among children aged 1-59 months: a cross-sectional study in 8 counties of rural China. BMC Pediatr. 2019 Jan 31;19(1):41.

3. Liu X, Yang C, Zhong Q, et al. Improved timely birth dose coverage of hepatitis B vaccine narrows the socio-economic inequality in western China in 2011-2016. Vaccine. 2018;36(27):3901-3907.

4. Zhang Y, Huang X, Yang Y, et al. Double burden of malnutrition among children under 5 in poor areas of China. Plos One. 2018;13(9):e204142.

5. Gao Y, Zhou H, Singh NS, et al. Progress and challenges in maternal health in western China: a Countdown to 2015 national case study. Lancet Glob Health. 2017;5(5):e523-e536.

6. Wang A, Scherpbier RW, Huang X, et al. The dietary diversity and stunting prevalence in minority children under 3 years old: a cross-sectional study in forty-two counties of Western China. Br J Nutr. 2017;118(10):840-848.

7. Wang Y, Zhou H, Zhang L, et al. Prevalence of chronic hepatitis B and status of HBV care among rural women who planned to conceive in China. Sci Rep. 2017;7(1):12090.

8. Zhang Y, Zhou H, Perkins A, et al. Maternal Dietary Nutrient Intake and Its Association with Preterm Birth: A Case-control Study in Beijing, China. Nutrients. 2017;9(3).

9. Zhou H, Zhang L, Ye F, et al. The Effect of Maternal Death on the Health of the Husband and Children in a Rural Area of China: A Prospective Cohort Study. Plos One. 2016;11(6):e157122.

10. Zhou H, Zhao CX, Wang XL, et al. Effectiveness of an intervention on uptake of maternal care in four counties in Ningxia, China. Trop Med Int Health. 2012;17(12):1441-1448.