About Us

Christina Ho

Christina S. Ho

Law Fellow (2009 - 2010)

Selected Prior Projects
  • China Health Law Initiative
  • Food Informatics Portal

Christina Ho, J.D., M.P.P., was a senior fellow and Project Director of the China Health Law Initiative at the O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University Law Center in 2010. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Law at Rutgers School of Law—Newark.

Previously, Christina was the Country Director for Clinton Foundation China Program, and also worked for Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton as her health policy staffer. During the Clinton Administration, she served as Associate Director for Domestic Policy at the White House Domestic Policy Council, where she covered welfare, disability, nutrition, and public health issues. Prior to that, Christina served as a health care legislative assistant for Congressman John Tierney (D-MA).

She is a graduate of Harvard College, Harvard Law School, and the Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government.

Christina's research interests include food and drug law, tobacco, minority health, and comparative health systems regulation with a focus on the Chinese health system.

Selected Publications


Ho, Christina S. "Health Reform and De Facto Federalism in China." China: An International Journal 8, no. 1 (2010): 33-62.


Ho, Christina S., and Lawrence O. Gostin. "The Social Face of Economic Growth: China's Health System in Transition." Journal of the American Medical Association 301, no. 17 (2009): 1809-1811.