Western Kentucky University

Public Health Faculty & Staff - Honghong (Helen) Zhu

Honghong (Helen) Zhu, PhD, MD, MHS, MSC

Honghong (Helen) Zhu, PhD, MD, MHS, MSC

Assistant Professor

Office:  Academic Complex 128A
Phone:  (270) 745-5618
Email:  helen.zhu@wku.edu
Website:  http://www.wku.edu/publichealth


  • Epidemiology
  • Advanced Epidemiology
  • Applied Epidemiology
  • Epidemiologic Research Methods
  • Application of Biostatistics in Epidemiology



  • Epidemiologic Research Methods and applications including cancer epi, molecular epi, environmental epi and nutritional epi
  • Breast cancer etiology and prevention and treatment
  • Colorectal cancer screening in the community
  • Chronic diseases prevention and treatment
  • Healthy diet and nutrition
  • Toxicology and food toxicology
  • Biologic mechanisms of chronic diseases including cancers



 Last Modified 7/23/13