Skip to content Skip to main navigation Skip to footer

Jennifer Huang Bouey

Tang Chair in China Policy Studies, RAND Corporation Professor, Pardee RAND Graduate School Chair, Department of International Health, Georgetown University


Jennifer Huang Bouey is the Tang Chair for China Policy Studies and a senior policy researcher at the RAND Corporation. She also serves as the Department Chair for International Health at Georgetown University. Dr. Bouey leads wide-ranging collaborative research initiatives on global health security, governance and implementations. Currently, she is working on projects to assess health diplomacy in a post-COVID-19 era, gender equity and health in Asia, U.S.-China Track 2 dialogues on trade and climate and energy and health surveillance strengthening in Asia and Africa. Dr. Bouey’s work has been quoted in general interest publications such as The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Hill, Voice of America and The Economist as well as scholarly journals such as the American Journal of Public Health, Health Affairs, Emerging Infectious Diseases and BMJ Open. In the last two years, she has testified multiple times before U.S. Congressional committees on China’s public health, global health and healthcare reforms. She has received research funding from the National Institutes of Health, the U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration/ U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and multiple foundations and donors. Dr. Bouey also served as a technical consultant to the World Bank Group, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, the U.S. Agency for International Development, the Hong Kong Government AIDS Fund and other international non-governmental organizations.