University of Wisconsin–Madison

Yang Sao Xiong

Assistant Professor of Social Work and Asian American Studies

Sandra Rosenbaum School of Social Work
University of Wisconsin–Madison

Yang Sao Xiong’s research focuses on the socioeconomic mobility and political incorporation of immigrant groups in the U.S. His ongoing research examines the social determinants of health conditions, including chronic diseases, and health disparities within the Hmong American population in the U.S. in general and Wisconsin in particular.

Yang Sao Xiong's Research Interests

  • Political incorporation of immigrants
  • Poverty and health disparities
  • Race and ethnicity
  • Social mobility of immigrants

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