Jia Shen, MD, MPH

Cardiovascular Disease Clinical Research Fellow

Emory University School of Medicine


Jia Shen is a cardiovascular research fellow at the Emory School of Medicine, where she works on socioeconomic determinates of cardiovascular disease, disparities in cardiovascular outcomes and care, and biomarkers and early indicators of cardiovascular disease.
Dr. Shen was immigrated to Canada from China when she was 3 years old. She has a Masters in Global Health from Harvard University. Prior to coming to Emory she worked closely with public health officials in China examining healthcare reform and restructuring of the rural healthcare system.  
Her research interests include epidemiology, preventive cardiology, and global cardiovascular disease burden.