Yale University

Evelyn Hsieh, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology), Yale School of Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Yale School of Public Health


Dr. Hsieh is Assistant Professor of Medicine (Rheumatology) and Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) at Yale. She attends and teaches on the medical wards at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Her areas of academic interest include global health and women's health, with a specific focus on integrating biomedical and behavioral research methods to improve outcomes for rheumatic and musculoskeletal disease in countries in economic transition. Current projects focus on mechanisms, epidemiology, and prevention strategies for osteoporosis among individuals with HIV in China. She also has an interest in medical education. Her research is supported by an International Research Scientist Development Award from the NIH/Fogarty International Center. She has also received support from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, the Doris Duke Foundation, and the Rheumatology Research Foundation.

Selected Publications:

Areas of Expertise:
  • Epidemiology
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Osteoporosis
  • Rheumatology
  • Global Health
  • Women's Health