Dr. Wenjie Sun

School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

Tulane University, USA



2013  Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Global Environmental Health Sciences, Tulane University, USA

2012  Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Epidemiology, University of Texas, USA

2010 Ph.D., Community Medicine Department of Community, The University of Hong Kong (HKU), China

2005 M.Sc., Department of the Public Nutrition, China National Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC), China

2000 M.D. in Prevention Medicine, School of Public Health, Anhui Medical University, China

Publications (Selected)

  1. Sun WJ, Xu L, Chan WM, et al. Are depressive symptoms associated with cardiovascular mortality among older Chinese: a cohort study of 64,000 people in Hong Kong. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Impact Factors=4.0) Epub ahead of print 2012 Aug 14.
  2. Sun WJ, Schooling CM, Chan WM, et al. Depressive symptoms and suicide in 56,000 older Chinese: a Hong Kong cohort study. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology (Impact Factors=2.1) 2012 Apr; 47(4): 505-14.
  3. Sun WJ, Schooling CM, Chan WM, et al. The association between depressive symptoms and mortality among Chinese elderly: a Hong Kong cohort study. Journal of Gerontology Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences (Impact Factors=4.3) 2011 Apr; 66(4): 459-66.
  4. SV Nguyen, YG He, WJ Sun, M  Hildebrandt, XF Wu  Impact of genetic variation in the WNT/B-catenin pathway on colorectal cancer(CRC) Risk ,  Cancer Prevention Research Training Programmer, 10 Aug 2012, Houston, TX, USA.
  5. Sun WJ, Schooling CM, Chan WM, et al. Moderate alcohol use, health status, and mortality in a prospective Chinese elderly population. Annals of Epidemiology (Impact Factors=3.4) Jun 2009; 19(6) 396-403.
  6. Schooling CM, Sun WJ, Ho SY, et al. Moderate alcohol use and mortality from ischemic heart disease: a prospective study in older Chinese people. PLoS ONE (Impact Factors=4.4) 2008; 3(6): e2370.
  7. Sun WJ, Anchor Hung. Health services survey of Tuen Mun District in Hong Kong. Journal of Community Medicine Feb 2011; 9(4): 8-10.
  8. Sun WJ, Wang J, Ma G. Cross-sectional survey of children body fat and influence analysis in Beijing and Guangzhou. Journal of Hygiene Research (Pub Med) Jan 2008; 37(1): 71-74.
  9. Sun WJ, Wang JZ. Bioelectrical impedance analysis in body composition in children and adolescents research. Foreign Medical Sciences (Section Hygiene) 2006; 33(3): 175-178.
  10. Wang XG, Sun Y, Cao RX, Hu XQ, Sun WJ, Wang JZ. Body composition and serum lipid levels of Beijing urban 7-18 years old children and adolescents The 9th Annual Symposium of Danone Institute China, 2006; 74-80.
  11. Sun WJ, Gao YQ. Factors influencing snack behaviors of young children in Hefei and evaluation of effect of interventions. (Young Scientists Forum, Danone Nutrition Institute of China). Journal of Hygiene Research (Pub-Med) Sep 2006; 35(5): 615-617.
  12. Sun WJ, Gao Y .The correlation of the eating behavior between the patients and children. Chin J School Health 2006; 27 (2): 55-157.
  13. Sun WJ, Gao Y. The cross-sectional study of the snacking behavior of infants and children in Hefei. Chin J School Health 2005; 26(3): 216-217n.
  14. Sun WJ, Gao Y. The regression analysis of the influential factors on infants’ snacking behavior in Hefei. Chin J School Health 2004: 25(1): 57-58
  15. Gao Y, Jian J, Sun WJ, et al. Snack food consumption and its relation to growth and development of young children of Hefei. Chin J School Health 2001; 22(1): 22-24.
  16. Sun WJ, Gao Y. Logistic regression analysis of the influence factors on snacking of infancy and young children. Wannan Medical Academic 2002; 21(4): 301-303.
  17. Sun WJ, Gao Y. The cross-sectional study of feeding and growth of children aged from 0 to 3 in Hefei. Wannan Medical Academic 2003; 22(4): 316-317.
  18. Peng CJ, Huang W, Zhu Z, Zhang JZ, Sun WJ, et al. Two food poisoning cases caused by the clenbuterol in snake. Journal of Hygiene Research Jan 2011; (Pub-Med).
  19. Liu G, Tang S, Sun WJ. Apply the time series model to the infect disease of Hong Kong tuberculosis in Chinese. Journal of Health Statistics Apr 2012; 29(2) 226-228.
  20. Sun WJ Research on the application of the principle of informed consent during on-the-spot investigation. Chin Medical Ethics 2004; 17(5): 13-17.
  21. Gao Y, Fang D, Sun WJ. Rational Nutrition of the Children , Anhui Technical Publishing House, Hefei, China, 2001.