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Luming Li, MD

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Luming Li, M.D. is an Assistant Professor at the Yale School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, and also currently serves as the Associate Medical Director of Quality Improvement of the Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital. Her clinical focus is on patients with severe psychiatric conditions which require complex systems of care. 

She works clinically as an inpatient psychiatrist at the transitional age and dual-diagnosis psychiatric/substance disorder units at the Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital, and also serves as a consultant psychiatrist in the Nathan Smith Clinic for patients with HIV. She has research and educational interests in healthcare policy, hospital management, clinical redesign, leadership development, operational efficiency, and quality improvement. 

Dr. Li completed a 7-year B.A./M.D. program at Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and residency training at the Yale School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry. She has also served on national committees within the American Psychiatric Association (APA), including the Health Systems and Financing Committee (2017-2018), and was an APA Public Psychiatry Fellowship recipient. She is a 2019-2020 Health and Aging Policy Fellow, and American Political Science Association Congressional Fellow.


  • Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
  • Associate Medical Director of Quality Improvement, Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital
  • Medical Director of Clinical Operations, Yale New Haven Health

Education & Training

  • MD
    Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ (2014)
  • BA
    Rutgers University, Biology

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