Xian-Gang Yan, MD

Division of Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery, Fudan University Children's Hospital, Shanghai, China

Dr. Yan graduated from Qingdao University Medical School with pediatric bachelor degree in 1995. With plenty experience in congenital heart disease, he studied further in Fundan University and gained MD degree. He is working at Fudan University Children’s Hospital now. He gained advanced clinical training of cardiac surgery at Albertinen Hospital in Hamburg, and gained ECMO training at Karolinska University ECMO center in Sweden. He also studied in Germany National Children’s Heart Center and Bad Neustadt Cardiovascular Disease Hospital in Germany as advancing visiting scholar. He is an experienced pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon focusing on surgical treatment for infant congenital heart defects, video-assisted thoracic surgery and ECMO for critical ill children. His research work and interests include myocardial protection, acute lung injury and ECMO.