Population Health Sciences Faculty

Yuhao Wu, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow
Environmental Health & GIS
Department of Population Health Sciences

Education

  • 2014
    PhD, Geography
    University of Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, China
  • 2009
    MSc, Geomatics (GIS)
    Hong Kong Polytechnic University
    Hong Kong, China
  • 2007
    BE, Computer Science
    Beijing Normal University
    Zhuhai, China

Research Interests

  • Personal heat exposure
  • Spatial analysis for estimating effects of climate change on public health
  • Quantitative methods for examining the association between climate change and crime
  • GIS and statistical models for evaluating the contribution of climate change on plague outbreaks
  • Quantitative methods on transportation safety and behavior geography

Professional Experience

  • 2016 – Present
    Postdoctoral Fellow
    Population Health Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 2014 – 2016
    Research Associate
    Department of Geography
    University of Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, China
  • 2010 – 2013
    Teaching Assistant
    Department of Geography
    University of Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, China
  • 2009
    Research Associate
    Department of Geography
    University of Hong Kong
    Hong Kong, China
  • 2006 – 2007
    GIS Software Engineer (Intern)
    China Digital City Institute Co., Ltd.
    Guangzhou, China

Publications

View publications on Yuhao Wu’s Research Gate profile.