Faculty Scholars

Faculty Scholar SLiwei Chen, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Nursing, HEHD at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

Liwei Chen, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Public Health Sciences
College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences

Contact: 864-656-6694 or liweic@clemson.edu

Who is Dr. Chen?

Liwei Chen is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences. Her research primarily focuses on nutritional and chronic diseases epidemiology (i.e. obesity, diabetes, hypertension, and cardiovascular diseases), maternal and children’s health, systematic review and meta-analysis, design and statistical analysis for cohort studies and clinical trials. She teaches courses in Epidemiological Research and Epidemiology Study Design and Data Analysis.

For more information, see her College Profile.

How Dr. Chen’s research is transforming health care

Liwei is specifically interested in research in the following areas: diet and nutrition in relation to chronic diseases, dietary approaches as a means to prevent and manage chronic diseases, optimal strategies for improving maternal and children’s health, systematic reviews and meta-analysis for evidence-based medicine, comparative Effectiveness Research (CER), and Electronic Health Information/Electronic Medical Records (EHI/EMR).

Health Research Expertise Keywords

Maternal and Children’s Health, Obesity, Hypertension, Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases, Nutrition