Dr Huaidong Du
Senior Research Fellow
- Clinical Trial Service Unit
Huaidong Du obtained her MD degree in 1994 and had been working as an ophthalmologist for 8 years in China. In 2009, she finished her MSc and PhD in Nutritional Epidemiology from the Netherlands and joined CTSU afterwards. Currently, she is a senior research fellow working on the China Kadoorie Biobank (CKB) study with main researches focus on diet, physical activity, adiposity, diabetes, eye diseases and etc. Since 2013, she has been involved in coordinating the currently on-going second resurvey of the CKB, which includes 25,000 participants from 10 study areas in China.
Fresh fruit consumption in relation to incident diabetes and diabetic vascular complications: A 7-y prospective study of 0.5 million Chinese adults.
Du H. et al, (2017), PLoS Med, 14, e1002279 - e1002279
Dietary patterns and insomnia symptoms in chinese adults: The china kadoorie biobank
Yu C. et al, (2017), Nutrients, 9
Associations of domain-specific physical activities with insomnia symptoms among 0.5 million Chinese adults.
Zheng B. et al, (2017), J Sleep Res
Association between diabetes and cause-specific mortality in rural and urban China
Bragg F. et al, (2017), JAMA
Fruit Consumption and Cardiovascular Disease in China -authors reply
Du H. et al, (2016), New England Journal of Medicine, 375, 489 - 489