Dr. Ryan Au Yeung

Dr Au Yeung is currently the Assistant Professor and Deputy Programme Director of the Bachelor of Arts and Sciences in Global Health and Development (BASc(GHD)) at the School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong (HKU). He obtained his Master of Public Health (with distinction) in 2008 and PhD in 2012 at HKU. As an advocate for triangulation of evidence, he is interested in using different research methods (e.g. the use of genetics) to identify causes of major non-communicable diseases such as heart disease and type 2 diabetes.