Yen Nong, MPH

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center


Public Health Pediatrics

Phone: 832-826-0138

Contact Information

Abercrombie Building
6621 Fannin Street, Suite 275
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas US

Research Associate

Texas Children's Hospital


School Education Degree Year
Columbia University masters Master of Public Health 2009
Texas A&M University bachelors Bachelor of Arts 2005


Caring for the whole patient by addressing social determinants of health is an important part of ensuring the best health outcomes for children and their families. 

Clinical Interests:

Postpartum depression and child abuse prevention through supporting families and strengthening communities.

Research Interests:

Mixed-methods and dissemination and implementation research to help mitigate childhood adversities and improving child health outcomes. 

Selected Publications

Puryear, L. J., Nong, Y. H., Correa, N. P., Cox, K., & Greeley, C. S. (2019). Outcomes of Implementing Routine Screening and Referrals for Perinatal Mood Disorders in an Integrated Multi-site Pediatric and Obstetric Setting. Maternal and Child Health Journal 1-7.

Nong, Y.H. & Correa, N.P. (2018). The Forgotten Victims: Children of Incarcerated Parents. American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children Advisor 14-21.