Yu (Matthew) Wang, Deputy Director

Yu (Matthew) Wang is the Program and Grants Manager in the Beijing Representative Office of China Medical Board, based on a one-year secondment from Peking University. Since 2014, he has been a lecturer at the Department of Global Health, School of Public Health, Peking University. His main research areas include global health governance, antimicrobial resistance, and international health development assistance. Between January and July of 2019, he worked at the World Health Organization China Office as Project Manager for Global Health and South-South Cooperation. During 2015 and 2018, he served as the Deputy Secretary-General of China Global Health Network, the first Chinese civil society organization in field of global health, established in 2015 with over 70 member institutions across the country. He holds a PhD degree and an MPhil degree in Human Geography from the University of Cambridge in the UK, and a first-class honors BSc degree in Environmental Science from Imperial College London.