Chang (Rita) Yu

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BM: Public Administration, 2019, Hunan Normal University
MA: Sociology, 2022, University at Buffalo, SUNY

Research Interests: Medical sociology, health and aging, health inequality, mental health, poverty alleviation

Recent Courses Taught:
Social Research Methods

Bio: Chang Yu is a PhD student in the Department of Sociology at the University at Buffalo. She is interested in investigating how social activities influence older people’s mental health. Her current research examines the relationship of social activity and cognitive function among older adults in different countries.