Christina Y. Huang

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Assistant Policy Analyst
Santa Monica Office


Ph.D. candidate, Pardee RAND Graduate School; M.P.H. in public health, New York University; B.S. in psychology, U.C. San Diego; B.S. in biology, U.C. San Diego


Christina Huang is a Ph.D. candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School and an assistant policy analyst at RAND. She received her B.S. in psychology and biology from the University of California, San Diego in 2003. She previously worked for the Child & Adolescent Services Research Center in San Diego and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Past research projects include quality improvement initiatives for developmental disabilities, internet-delivered health interventions, focus groups around early childhood obesity, classroom- and after-school-based nutrition programs, and research on sugar-sweetened beverages and calorie labeling regulations. Her work at RAND has continued to focus on public health initiatives and health promotion.