Hao Zhang, MD, PhD (Thyroid Surgery)

Department of Thyroid Surgery, the First Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, China

Dr. Zhang obtained his doctorate degree from Saga Medical School in Japan in 2003 and then was engaged in research as a JSPS Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Saga University Faculty of Medicine. Now he is chief of Department of Thyroid Surgery, the first hospital of China Medical University (CMU), and supervisor of Ph.D. candidates of general surgery. He is also vice chairman and secretary general of the Specialized Committee of Thyroid Diseases in Chinese Research Hospitals Association (CRHA), head of Energy surgery Group of the Specialized Committee of Thyroid Diseases in CRHA, deputy head of Neuro-monitoring Group of the Specialized Committee of Thyroid Diseases in CRHA, vice chairman of the Specialized Committee of Parathyroid and Bone Metabolic Diseases in CRHA, vice chairman of the Committee of Thyroid Surgeons of Chinese College of Surgeons of Chinese Medical Doctor Association (CMDA), deputy head of Thyroid and Metabolic Surgery Group of Chinese Society of Surgery of Chinese Medical Association (CMA), a member of the Surgical Endocrinology Committee of Chinese Society of Surgery of CMA, a member of the Thyroid Committee of Chinese Society of Endocrinology of CMA, a member of the Thyroid Cancer Committee of Chinese Anticancer Association, a member of the Committee of MDT of Chinese College of Surgeons of CMDA, a member of the Committee of Oncological Surgeons of Chinese College of Surgeons of CMDA, head of Thyroid Surgery Group of Society of Surgery of Liaoning Medical Association, Chairman of Thyroid Cancer Committee of Liaoning Anticancer Association, vice chairman of the Specialized Committee of Minimally Invasive Treatment of Tumor of Liaoning Anticancer Association, and a member of the Specialized Committee of Head and Neck Tumor Liaoning Anticancer Association.

His main researches are focused on clinical and basic researches of thyroid cancer. Until now, he has hosted 11 foundations (including 1 National Natural Science Foundations), published 33 SCI papers and won 7 prizes (including 1 second prize of Chinese Medical Science and Technology Award and 2 second prizes of Liaoning Science and Technology Progress Award).

Terms of Appointment: May 2017 - Apr 2019; Jul 2019 - Jun 2021