Heng Zhao, MD, PhD

Shanghai Chest Hospital, Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

Professor, Chief Surgeon, Doctorial supervisor

Director of trachea research lab of Shanghai Institute of Lung Cancer

Member of standing committee of Chinese society of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery

Vice chairman of Endoscopic Doctor Committee of Chinese Medical Doctor Association

Vice chairman of thoracic surgery committee, Chinese Research Hospital Association

Vice Chairman of China Association for Health and Rehabilitation

vice chairman of Shanghai society of Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Director of lung cancer surgery group of Shanghai Cancer Foundation, Member of expert committee of clinical path (thoracic surgery) of Ministry of Health

Consultant expert of thoracic surgery professional exam of Ministry of Health

Chairman of International Chinese Society of Thoracic Surgery

Shanghai forensic analyst

Member of editorial board of Chinese Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Deputy editor of Chinese Journal Of Thoracic Surgery(Electronic Edition)

Member of editorial board of Chinese Journal of Surgery

Member of editorial board of Shanghai Medical Journal

Member of editorial board of Chinese Clinical Oncology

Member of editorial board of Chinese Medical Journal (English Edition)

Reviewer of Oncotarget

Professional expertise:
The diagnosis and treatment of complex tracheal disease, surgical reconstruction of thoracic cavity defect, application of thoracoscopy in the diagnosis and treatment of benign esophageal disease, Early diagnosis and radical surgery of esophageal cancer. Current main research project is the development of tracheal alternatives, basic research and surgical treatment of lung cancer, thoracoscopy and robotic-assisted minimally invasive surgery for thoracic diseases and lung transplantation of end stage lung disease.
Has undertaken three national research projects, two research projects of Shangha
Has published 92 papers on Chinese core journals and SCI journals, edited and co-edited 7 book in the filed of thoracic surgery.