James Madison University
PHOTO: Xiaohui (Helen) You

Xiaohui (Helen) You

Health Services Administration

  • Office: HBS 2056
  • Phone: 540-568-3958
  • Email: youxx@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4315
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807


  • Ph.D., Business Administration concentration in Health Economics, University of Memphis
  • M.S., Economics concentration in Quantitative Finance, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • B.A., International Studies, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Teaching Area

  • Health Economics
  • Statistical Methods for Health Sciences Research
  • Funding of Health Care


  • Econometric modeling and measurements of technological effects on healthcare expenditures
  • Technology innovation and health care: the effect of international cooperation patents
  • Utilization of prescription drug and employment
  • Modeling habit formation for opioid prescriptions


  • Cooking
  • Sewing
  • Chinese Calligraphy and ink painting


  • 12/12/17: The department has been divided into the Department of Health Sciences and the Department of Health Professions
  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Business hours from May 6 - August 16, 2013 will be Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - noon.