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Jersey Liang

Professor, Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health.

Research Professor, Institute of Gerontology.

Ph.D., Wayne State University

Dr. Liang studies health trajectories, quality of life, and geriatric care from a cross-cultural perspective. His current research focuses on quality of life at the individual and population levels, dynamic models of health and health care in old age, and comparative analysis of geriatric care management and policy.

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Vogelsang, Eric M., James Raymo, Jersey Liang, Erika Kobayashi, and Taro Fukaya. Forthcoming. "Population Aging and Health Trajectories at Older Ages." The Journals of Gerontology: Series B. DOI. Abstract.

Peng, Li-Min, Yi-Chen Chiu, Jersey Liang, and Ting Huan Chang. Forthcoming. "Risky wandering behaviors of persons with dementia predict family caregivers' health outcomes." Aging & Mental Health. DOI. Abstract.

Murayama, Hiroshi, Jersey Liang, Benjamin A. Shaw, Anda Botoseneanu, Erika Kobayashi, Taro Fukaya, and Shoji Shinkai. Forthcoming. "Changes in health behaviors and the trajectory of body mass index among older Japanese: A 19-year longitudinal study." Geriatrics & Gerontology International. DOI. Abstract.

Chen, Li-Huan, Jersey Liang, Min-Chi Chen, Chi-Chuan Wu, Huey-Shinn Cheng, Hsiu-Ho Wang, and Yea-Ing Lotus Shyu. 2017. "The relationship between preoperative American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification scores and functional recovery following hip-fracture surgery." BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 18: 410. DOI. Abstract.

Kuo, Li-Min, Huei-Ling Huang, Jersey Liang, Yam-Ting Kwok, Wen-Chuin Hsu, Chin-Yi Liu, and Yea-Ing L. Shyu. 2017. "Trajectories of health-related quality of life among family caregivers of individuals with dementia: A home-based caregiver-training program matters." Geriatric Nursing, 38(2): 124-132. DOI. Abstract.

Kuo, Li-Min, Huei-Ling Huang, Jersey Liang, Yam-Ting Kwok, Wen-Chuin Hsu, Pei-Ling Su, and Yea-Ing L. Shyu. 2017. "A randomized controlled trial of a home-based training programme to decrease depression in family caregivers of persons with dementia." Journal of Advanced Nursing, 73(3): 585-598. DOI. Abstract.

Cigolle, Christine, Corey L. Nagel, Caroline S. Blaum, Jersey Liang, and Ana R. Quinones. Online Access 2016. "Inconsistency in the Self-report of Chronic Diseases in Panel Surveys: Developing an Adjudication Method for the Health and Retirement Study." Journals of Gerontology Series B-Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences. DOI. Abstract.