Service & Awards

Epidemiological Service for COVID-19

Epidemiological intern for COVID-19 Vulnerable Population Task Force at the Texas Department of State Health Services, 2020 summer, Austin, Texas, USA

COVID-19 case investigator and contact tracer for Brazos Valley COVID Operation Center, Bryan, Texas, USA

Professional Affiliations and Services

American Public Health Association (2020- present) 

    Program planning member, abstract reviewer, national student meeting co-chair, presenter

American Academy of Health Behaviors (2020- present)

    Student member and presenter

Society for Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiological Research (2021- present)

    Program planning member, session moderator, presenter

Society for Epidemiological Research (2021-present)

    Abstract reviewer, communication committee member

School-Based Service

Research Committee, Texas A&M University, School of Public Health, 2021-2022 

    Doctoral student representative

Editorial Service

Associate Editor for JMIR-Aging, 2023-present

Journal Peer-Review 

BMC-Public Health

BMC-Health Service Research

Frontiers in Psychology

Health Science Reports

Social Science Medicine(SSM) - Mental Health

Women's Health

Psychology Research and Behavior Management

Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology

Grant Reviewer Service

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 2023-present

Honors, Awards, and Scholarships

National Level

Affiliated Fellow, American Academy of Health Behavior, 2022- present

Lyndon Haviland Scholarship, American Public Health Association (APHA)- Student Assembly (SA), 2022

Resa Jones Leadership Scholarship, APHA-SA, 2022

Student Minority Supplemental Scholarship, APHA-SA, 2022 (declined)

Student Scholarship, APHA-Student Assembly, 2022 (declined)

Career Enhancement Student Scholarship, APHA-Disability Section, 2021

Rising Star Scholar in Population Health Sciences, University of Utah, December 2022


University Level

Shibata International Memorial Scholarship (1/5,000+ international students), Texas A&M University, 2022

Academic Excellence Award (top 1%)- Association of Former Students (AFS) Scholarship, Texas A&M University, 2022-2023


School Level

Delta Omega Honor Society (Top 10%)- Alpha Tau Chapter, Texas A&M University (TAMU)- School of Public Health (SPH), 2023

Awards for Excellence In Research (selected 1 from all doctoral graduates), TAMU-SPH, 2023

Travel Award to moderate 2022 Society of Perinatal Epidemiological Research (SPER) Annual Meeting

Travel Award to present at 2021 American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting

Travel Award to present at 2021 Society of Perinatal Epidemiological Research (SPER) Annual Meeting

Travel Award to present at 2020 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting

Service and Travel Award for COVID-19 Epidemiological Assistance for Texas, TAMU-SPH, 2020

Travel Award to present at 2020 American Academy of Health Behaviors (AAHB) Annual Meeting

Graduate Assistantships (Research and Teaching), TAMU-SPH, 2019-2023


Pre-doctoral level

Chancellor’s Scholar (selected one from 2017 cohort), Global Health Graduate Program, 2017

Full-tuition scholarship, Global Health Master’s Program, 2017-2019

Excellent Undergraduate Thesis (5/150) & Excellent Graduate (2/80), Wuhan University, 2017

First-Class Scholarships (1/25), Wuhan University, 2014-2016

First place in the Challenge Cup Research Competition, Wuhan University, 2017

Excellent Award in Social Investigation Competition, Wuhan University

Merit Student (1/25), Wuhan University

Excellent League member (3/80), Wuhan University

Advanced Individual of Social Work, Wuhan University