Yanqin Zhang

Research Assistant


Yanqin joined Burnet in 2021 as a bilingual research assistant working on the Optimise Study. She is a data collector in the quantitative research team. Her research interests are mental health, climate change and disasters, and eczema.

Yanqin completed a Master of Public Health at The University of Melbourne and conducted the research project ‘The long-term impact of bushfires on the mental health of Australians’ for her capstone.


  • 2021 to present: Research Assistant, Burnet Institute


  • 2021: Master of Public Health, The University of Melbourne, Australia
  • 2019: Bachelor of Management, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine, China

Projects (1)

Current (1)

  • The Optimise Study: Optimising Isolation, Quarantine and Distancing for COVID-19