Jiandong Mei, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China

Jiandong Mei is a surgeon in the Department of Thoracic Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University. He gained his medical degree from Sichuan University in 2005, and then accomplished the resident training on surgery and thoracic surgery in West China Hospital of Sichuan University. From Sep 2014 to Sep 2015, he was sponsored by the China Scholarship Council to get trained on basic research of lung cancer progression in Tulane University, New Orleans, LA. At the end of 2015, he received his PhD degree from Sichuan University.

Dr. Mei is a member of the Youth Committee of the Chinese Association of Thoracic Surgeon (CATS). His clinical and study interests are minimally invasive treatment of lung cancer, as well as immune cells and lung cancer progression. He currently participates in one grant funded by the Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), and has published more than 40 peer-reviewed papers, including 9 papers which were published as first author.