Yi-Tao Ding, MD

The Affiliated Drum Tower Hospital of the Nanjing University Medical School, Nanjing, China

Prof. Ding is the chief physician, professor and doctoral tutor. In his early years, he studied in the Eastern Hepatobiliary Surgery Hospital and Australian National Liver Transplantation Unit. He served as the dean of the Affiliated Drum Tower Hospital of the Nanjing University Medical School from May 1996 to August 2014.

Prof. Ding currently serves as the director of Management Research Institute of Nanjing University Hospital, the Vice President of Nanjing University Medical School, the honorary president of Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, the Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing University Medical School, as well as the leader of General Surgery in Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital and in Hepatobiliary Surgery. Prof. Ding was awarded various funding like the National Natural Science Foundation of China, "863" and special program of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He has published over 500 papers and books and was the first author or corresponding author of over 200 SCI papers.