Ping-Hong Zhou, MD
Doctor of Medicine
Deputy Director of Endoscopy Center
Associate Professor of General Surgery
Youth Member of Chinese Society of Digestive Endoscopy
Member of Endoscopy Branch of Chinese Medical Doctor Association
Member of Chinese NOTES Club
Member and Secretary of Shanghai Society of Digestive Endoscopy
Head of ESD Study Group, Shanghai Society of Digestive Endoscopy
Evaluation Expert of Digestive Endoscopy Base, Ministry of Health
Member of Editorial Board of "Chinese Journal of Digestive Endoscopy," "Chinese Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery" and “Endoscopy,” part of "Medical Reference"
Editorial Expert of "Chinese Journal of Surgery"
Specialized in gastrointestinal endoscopy and surgical treatment
The earliest expert in China to carry out EUS diagnosis of lower gastrointestinal disease, application of NBI system in lower digestive tract, and EMR, ESD treatment for early digestive cancer and submucosal tumors, particularly Endoscopic Submucosal Excavation (ESE) and Endoscopic Full-thickness Resection (EFR) for submucosal tumor
The first expert nationwide to carry out Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) to treat esophageal achalasia in 2010 with nearly 30 cases till now.
Main author of "Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection" and "Endoscopic Treatment of Upper Gastrointestinal Diseases"
First author of over 90 medical articles
Author of 15 large medical monographs
Visited Cornell University and the Medical University of South Carolina in the United States in 2007 as visiting scholar
Participation in various academic conferences home and abroad with presentation and live demonstration
Awards: Life Science rewarded by Meiji Dairy Industry Co. Ltd. (2005); International Endoscopic Award (2006); Second prize of Shanghai Excellent Invention trials (2006); First prize of Shanghai Medical Technology Progress Award (2010)
Research Interests: endoscopic and minimally invasive treatment of gastrointestinal disease