Qing Liao is a research associate/analyst at the Institute for Work & Health. She is proficient in analyzing health administration data, including workers' compensation data and data from Statistics Canada.
Since joining the Institute in 2010, Liao has worked with Dr. Emile Tompa on a range of projects, and is currently working with him on one about the adequacy and equity of workers’ compensation benefits. She previously worked with Dr. Cameron Mustard on a project examining the implications of extending working life for older workers (50-plus) on new labour markets, health/well-being and intergenerational equity.
Liao holds an MSc in biostatistics from the University of Toronto, an honours bachelor's degree in statistics from York University, and an honours bachelor's degree in telecommunication engineering from XiDian University in China.