Associate Professor, Department of Population Health, NYU Langone Health
Stella Yi is an Associate Professor at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Department of Population Health, Section for Health Equity. Dr. Yi is a researcher focused on health equity and social justice for Asian American and other immigrant communities. Her specific content area expertise is on community-partnered and culturally appropriate initiatives focused on nutrition and eating, cardio-metabolic disease and the collection of disaggregated race/ethnicity data at the local and state levels. She possesses a unique viewpoint on health, policy and research that encompasses a population-level perspective paired with an understanding of unique health needs of disparity subgroups. Dr. Yi received her Masters in Public Health in Chronic Disease Epidemiology/Social Behavioral Sciences at the Yale School of Public Health and her doctorate in Epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.