Ming Li

Assistant Professor


Contact Info

Lithicum Hall, Rm 101B



  • Ph.D., Health Education, Texas A&M University, 2019
  • M.S., Health Education, Texas A&M University, 2014
  • B.S., Biological Sciences, Hebei University, 2012


  • Public Health Genomics
  • Cancer Prevention and Control
  • Health Disparities
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)


  • Li, M., Yeh, Y.L, Sun, H., Chang, B., Chen, L.S. (2019). Community-based participatory research: A family health history-based colorectal cancer prevention program among Chinese Americans. Journal of Cancer Education, e-pub ahead of print.
  • Yeh, Y.L, Li, M., Kwok, O., Chen, L.S. (2019). Family health history of colorectal cancer: A structural equation model of factors influencing Chinese Americans’ communication with family members. Translational Cancer Research, e-pub ahead of print.
  • Li, M., Huang, T., Ye, J., Zhao, S., Chen, L.S. (2018).Perceived recurrence risk of autism: A survey on parents of affected children in Taiwan. Patient Education and Counseling, 101(5):926-931.
  • Gornick, M.C., Scherer, A.M, Sutton, E.J., Ryan, K.A., Exe, N.L., Li, M., Uhlmann, W.R., Kim, S., Roberts, J.S., De Vries, R. (2017).Effect of public deliberation on attitudes toward return of secondary results in genomic sequencing. Journal of Genetic Counseling, 26(1):122-132.
  • Li, M., Amuta, A., Xu, L., Dhar, S., Talwar, D., Jung, E., Chen, L.S. (2016).Autism genetic testing information needs among parents of affected children: A qualitative study. Patient Education and Counseling, 99:1011-1016.
  • Chen, L.S., Li, M., Xu, L., Zhao, M., Tawler, D. (2016).Chinese Americans’ view and use of family health history: A qualitative study. PLoS ONE, 11(9):e0162706.
  • Chen, L.S., Xu, L., Dhar, S.U., Li, M., Jung, E., Talwar, D. (2015). Autism spectrum disorders: A qualitative study of attitudes toward prenatal genetic testing and termination decisions of affected pregnancies. Clinical Genetics, 88(2):122-128.
  • Chen, L.S., Li, C.L., Amuta, A., Li, M., Wang, C., Huang, T., Dhar, S. (2015). Perceptions of genetic cause and recurrence risk of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) among Taiwanese parents of children diagnosed with ASD. Clinical Genetics, 88(2):129-134.
  • Chen, L.S., Goodson, P., Jung, E., Muenzenberger, A., Xu, L., Kwok, O., Li, M. (2014). Effectiveness of a web-based genomics training for health educators in Texas. Genetics in Medicine, 16(3):271-278.