Zhong, Lixian individual record
Assistant Professor
overview

is an Assistant Professor of Rangel College of Pharmacy. Her research interest lies at the intersection of science, medicine and economics to assess clinical, economic and humanistic values of medical interventions and she conducts research on the costs and outcomes associated with pharmaceutical products.



She has conducted research using clinical trial data, real world data, large survey data and economic modeling to study cost-effectiveness of new interventions for cancer and neurological diseases. Since joining Texas A&M University as an assistant professor at the College of Pharmacy in 2015, she is conducting research in: evaluating utilization, costs and outcomes associated with medications and other health care services in patients with chronic diseases, health disparity, cost-effectiveness of new interventions, drug pricing and reimbursement.



She holds a Ph.D in Pharmacology and an M.A. in Economics from Duke University. She completed her post-doctoral fellowship training in Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes research from University of California, San Francisco. She has conducted research in academic, international organization and industry settings.

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles14
  • Chen, Y., Wu, L., J. HernndezMuoz, J., J. Miller, M., Pope, M., Huyan, Y., & Zhong, L. (2022). The economic burden of systemic sclerosisA systematic review. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. 25(2), 110-120.
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  • Weng, X., Luo, S., Lin, S., Zhong, L., Li, M., Xin, R., Huang, P., & Xu, X (2020). Cost-Utility Analysis of Pembrolizumab Versus Chemotherapy as First-Line Treatment for Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer With Different PD-L1 Expression Levels.. Oncol Res. 28(2), 117-125.
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  • Zhong, L., Pope, M., Shen, Y. e., Hernandez, J. J., & Wu, L (2019). Prevalence and incidence of systemic sclerosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.. Int J Rheum Dis. 22(12), 2096-2107.
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  • Tang, J., Zhong, L., Paoli, C., Paciorek, A., Carroll, P., & Wilson, L (2019). Longitudinal Comparison of Patient-Level Outcomes and Costs Across Prostate Cancer Treatments With Urinary Problems.. Am J Mens Health. 13(2), 1557988319835326-155798831983532.
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Conference Papers4
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  • Zhong, L., Tran, A. T., Tomasino, T., Smith, J. A., & Nugent, E. K (2018). Cost-Effectiveness of Niraparib and Olaparib as Maintenance Therapy for Patients with Platinum Sensitive< Recurrent Ovarian Cancer. Value in Health. 21, S29-S29.
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  • Zhong, L., Pope, M., & Wu, L (2017). EPIDEMIOLOGY AND ECONOMIC BURDEN OF SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS - A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW. VALUE IN HEALTH. 20(5), A217-A217.
  • Zhong, L., Douglas, C., Hutchison, R., & Potter, D (2016). UTILIZATION PATTERN OF PRESCRIPTION PAIN MEDICATION AMONG ADULTS WITH DIABETES MELLITUS. Value in Health. 19(3), A204-A204.
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Email
zhong@tamu.edu
First Name
Lixian
Last Name
Zhong