Ricky C. Leung

Ricky C. Leung

Associate Professor
School of Public Health
Health Policy, Management and Behavior


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PhD Sociology (Organizations; Science and Technology) University of Wisconsin-Madison 2008
Postdoctoral Associate Operations and Strategic Management University of Minnesota 2008-2010


Trained in organization and management theory and science studies, Dr. Leung’s current research focuses on health analytics, digital health, and global health management. He has utilized innovative methods to collect and analyze data from social media channels, mobile and wearable devices, and other Internet-based platforms. His research appears in high-impact journals such as Health Care Management Review, Research Policy, and The Lancet


Research Interests

  • Health analytics
  • Social media / social networks
  • Mobile health
  • Integrated health and alternative medicine
  • Global Health, East Asian studies
  • Organization and management theory


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