Dr. Xiaozhong Yu, MD, PhD, MPH is a Professor for the University of New Mexico, College of Nursing. Yu received a Doctor of Medicine degree from Nanking Medical University in China, a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Nagoya University in Japan, and a Master of Medicine degree from Shanghai Medical University in China.
Prior to joining the UNM College of Nursing Yu spent a few years as an Associate Professor with the University of Georgia, and a few years at the University of Washington as the Director of Lab Research and Public Health.

Areas of Specialty

Environmental Health


Post-Doctoral Fellowship, University of Washington, 2006 (Risk Assessment, Occupational and Environmental Toxicology)
Post-Doctoral Fellowship, National Institute of Industrial Health, 2002 (Occupational and Environmental Health and Toxicology)

PhD, Nagoya University, 1999 (Occupational and Environment Health and Toxicology)
MS, Shanghai Medical University, 1991 (Preventive Medicine and Toxicology)
MD, Nanking Medical University, 1988 (Preventive Medicine)