Research fellow

Lan Cheng

Curriculum vitae

Since September 2017
PhD Candidate
Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology – BIPS, Department of Epidemiological Methods and Etiological Research, Unit Lifestyle-Related Disorders, Bremen, Germany
September 2014 to July 2017
Master of Science in Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, Peking University, Beijing, China
September 2009 to July 2014
Bachelor of Medicine in School of Medicine, Wuhan University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Professional experiences
September 2016 to November 2016
Research assistant in Department of Sport and Physical Education, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China

Research interests

Childhood obesity
Physical activity and sedentary behaviors
Bone health


Selected publications

  • Presentations at scientific meetings/conferences

  • Cheng L, Li Q, Hebestreit A, Wang D, Cheng Y, Wang H-J. The associations of school level characteristics with obesity among primary school students in China. 13. Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Epidemiologie (DGEpi), 26.-28. September 2018, Bremen.

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Prizes and awards

  • China Scholarship Council (2017)
    National scholarship for studying abroad

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