Jian Zhang

Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery,First People’s Hospital, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

After Dr. Zhang graduated from Zhejiang University, he joined the faculty at the affiliated Hangzhou hospital of Nanjing Medical University and received upgrading medical training from resident surgeon to associate chief surgeon. Dr. Zhang currently is an associate chief physician and associate professor of gastrointestinal surgery in Nanjing Medical University.

His clinical interest includes surgical management of gastric cancer, colorectal cancer, and gastrointestinal stromal tumor, with specific interest on laparoscopic gastroenterological surgery. Dr. Zhang’s research is firmly relative to gastroenterological oncology and focuses on molecular pathology of gastric cancer. He is in charge of two research projects sponsored by Zhejiang Heath and Family Planning Commission. His work has been published on SCI/SCI-E journals.

Dr. Zhang is an active member of several medical societies, like Zhejiang Medical Association of Coloproctological Surgery and Experts Committee of Oncology Prevention and Treatment, Cross-straits Medicine Exchange Association. Through the activities, he has opportunity to share his experience. Also, his good performance at surgical video contests earned him recognition from other experts. In the recent Chinese Young Surgeons of Gastric Cancer Surgical Video Contest at Beijing, he won the champion with his video "Distal Gastric Cancer Radical Resection".