Yanzhong Huang is a senior fellow for global health at the Council on Foreign Relations, where he directs the Global Health Governance Roundtable. He is also an associate professor and director for global health studies at the School of Diplomacy and International Relations at Seton Hall University, where he developed the first academic concentration among U.S. professional schools of international affairs that explicitly addresses the security and foreign policy aspects of health issues. He is the founding editor of Global Health Governance: The Scholarly Journal for the New Health Security Paradigm.
Mr Huang has written extensively on global health governance, health diplomacy and health security, and public health in China and East Asia. His book Governing Health in Contemporary China (Routledge, 2013) looks at health care reform, government ability to address disease outbreaks, and food and drug safety in China.