Zenong Yin, Ph.D.

Professor, Public Health

Zenong Yin, Ph.D.

Research Interests

  • Lifestyle intervention for prevention and management of obesity and diabetes in children and adults
  • Design of RCTs
  • Statistical analysis
  • Feasibility and effectiveness of culturally tailed programs to address obesity and diabetes in pre-school and school-age children
  • Translation of the Diabetes Prevention Program into community-based lifestyle intervention to prevent diabetes in low-income, underserved Mexican American women


  • Ph.D., Physical Education and Exercise Science, The University of Southern California
  • M.A., Physical Education, The University of Southern California
  • Bachelor of Education, Physical Education, The Beijing Institute of Physical Education, China

Honors and Awards


Grants, Patents and Clinical Trials