• Portrait of Yang Cui
  • Assistant professor

    Max Rady College of Medicine
    Community Health Sciences
    Room 113 - 750 McDermot Avenue
    University of Manitoba
    Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 0W2


Research interests

  • community health assessment
  • economic evaluation in healthcare
  • epidemiology
  • health economics
  • health inequities
  • health services research

Research summary

Dr. Yang Cui’s research activities encompass health economics, economic evaluation for health programs and interventions, epidemiological study, and community health assessment.


Dr. Yang Cui is an assistant professor in community health sciences in Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba. She has worked with the Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and George and Fay Yee Centre for Healthcare Innovation over the past ten years. She was the Manitoba provincial co-chair and Winnipeg Health Regional lead on the provincial legislated community health assessment. Dr. Cui’s work has been widely published in the peer-reviewed journals and government reports.


Doctor of Philosophy in Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba (2018)

Master of Science in Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba (2011)

Master of Arts in Economics, University of Manitoba (2006)


Travel Award, American Association of Bone and Mineral Research (2017)

Fellowship, Canadian Research Data Centre (2014)

Travel Award, Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) (2013)

Travel Award, Canadian Research Data Centre Network (2012)

Graduate Student Special Award, Faculty of Graduate Studies, University of Manitoba (2011)

Evelyn Shapiro Award for Health Services Research, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy (2011)

Studentship of Western Regional Training Centre for Health Services Research (2008-2010)

ResearchGate profile

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Contact us

Community Health Sciences
Max Rady College of Medicine
Room S113 - 750 Bannatyne Avenue
University of Manitoba (Bannatyne campus)
Winnipeg, MB R3E 0W3 Canada