Libby (Xiaoxu) Zou

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Libby (Xiaoxu) Zou

A passionate data analyst, Libby has over seven years of experience of working within the healthcare sector. She gained her bachelor’s degree and PhD in Healthcare Administration from the Huazhong University of Science and Technology, focusing on public hospital evaluation and health policy analysis.

Libby draws upon her experience in exploring and integrating clinical and non-clinical data and contributes to multiple projects on database development, maintenance and further analysis. She is passionate about using BI tools to deliver intuitive insights from data and drive positive transformation in healthcare systems.

Before joining the Health Economics Unit, Libby worked in the Health Informatics Department at University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Institute of Applied Health Research at the University of Birmingham, and the Department of Research Management at the first affiliated hospital of Sun Yat-sen University.

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