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Ph.D. Health Geography, Louisiana State University

M.S. Spatial Epidemiology, University of Florida

M.S. Geographic Information SystemsUniversity of Chinese Academy of Sciences

B.Eng. Environmental Engineering, Nanjing Agricultural University


Medical geography, epidemiology, population modeling, global health, measurement of healthcare utilization, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), spatio-temporal analysis, remote sensing.

Prizes and awards

2015 HCUP Outstanding Article of the Year AwardAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), 2016

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China Medicine & Life Sciences
Obesity Medicine & Life Sciences
Pediatric Obesity Medicine & Life Sciences
remote sensing Earth & Environmental Sciences
brucellosis Earth & Environmental Sciences
Geographic Information Systems Medicine & Life Sciences
car ownership Earth & Environmental Sciences
risk communication Social Sciences

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Research Output 2010 2018

  • 240 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 29 Article
  • 3 Conference contribution

Inequalities of Nuclear Risk Communication Within and Beyond the Evacuation Planning Zone

Chen, X., Frazier, C., Manandhar, R., Han, Z. & Jia, P., 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Applied spatial analysis and policy. 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

risk communication
nuclear power plant
risk perception

Integrating kindergartener-specific questionnaires with citizen science to improve child health

Jia, P., 2018, In : Frontiers in Public Health. 6, 4 p., 236.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Child Behavior
Mental Health
Public Health

Monetary diet cost is positively associated with diet quality and obesity: an analysis of school-aged children in Southwest China

Zhang, X., Gong, Y., Jia, P., Zhang, J., Xue, H., Quan, L., Tian, G., Xiong, J., Zhang, L., Wang, Y., Zhang, L. & Cheng, G., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Public Health. 00

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Costs and Cost Analysis
5 Citations

The Tsinghua– Lancet Commission on Healthy Cities in China: unlocking the power of cities for a healthy China

Yang, J., Siri, J. G., Remais, J. V., Cheng, Q., Zhang, H., Chan, K. K. Y., Sun, Z., Zhao, Y., Cong, N., Li, X., Zhang, W., Bai, Y., Bi, J., Cai, W., Chan, E. Y. Y., Chen, W., Fan, W., Fu, H., He, J., Huang, H. & 25 othersJi, J. S., Jia, P., Jiang, X., Kwan, M., Li, T., Li, X., Liang, S., Liang, X., Liang, L., Liu, Q., Lu, Y., Luo, Y., Ma, X., Schwartländer, B., Shen, Z., Shi, P., Su, J., Wu, T., Yang, C., Yin, Y., Zhang, Q., Zhang, Y., Zhang, Y., Xu, B. & Gong, P., 1 Apr 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Lancet.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

8 Citations

Applications of geographic information systems (GIS) data and methods in obesity-related research

Jia, P., Cheng, X., Xue, H. & Wang, Y., 2017, In : Obesity reviews. 18, 4, p. 400-411

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Geographic Information Systems
Public Health

Activities 2018 2018

  • 2 Organising a conference, workshop, ...

The 2018 ISPRS Technical Commission III Symposium

Peng Jia (Organiser)
7 May 201811 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

1st International Symposium on Lifecourse Epidemiology and Spatial Science 2018

Peng Jia (Organiser)
16 Jul 201820 Jul 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganising a conference, workshop, ...