Yi-Long Wu, MD, FACS

 

Yi-Long WuYi-Long Wu, MD, FACS

Guangdong Lung Cancer Institute

Guangzhou, China

 

Prof. Yi-Long Wu is Tenured Professor of the Guangdong General Hospital and Guangdong Academy of Medical Sciences and Director of Guangdong Lung Cancer Institute. He is the Past president of the Chinese Society of Clinical Oncology (CSCO), the past director of the Chinese Society of Lung Cancer (CSLC), the President of the Chinese Thoracic Oncology Group(C-TONG), Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Member of the staging committee and Board of Directors of the International Association Study of Lung Cancer(IASLC), and a Member of the International Affairs Committee of ASCO.

He graduated from Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences in 1982, and completed his thoracic surgery training in Germany in 1989. His main research interests are the multidisciplinary synthetic therapy on lung cancer from basic science to bedside and evidence-based medicine in oncology. He is leading the Chinese lung cancer field and has been a Principal Investigator or Co-PI in more than 100 multi-center clinical trials. He has contributed 20 books on cancer and has published more than 300 articles in peer-reviewed journals including J Clin Oncol, Lancet Oncol, New Engl J Med,Cancel Cell and J Thorac Oncol. He also serves on the editorial boards of Cancer Letters, Annals of Surgical Oncology, Lung Cancer Management, International Journal of Biological Marker and General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. He is editor-in-chief of Journal of Evidence-based Medicine, Journal of Thoracic Oncology (Chinese Edition), and The Oncologist (Chinese Edition) etc.