Yunbin Xiao, MD, PhD
Department of Cardiology, Hunan Children's Hospital, Changsha, Hunan, China
Yunbin Xiao graduated from Xiangya Medical School, Central South University and South Medical University with MD and PhD degrees sequentially. Then she trained at Hunan Children’s Hospital as a clinical fellow and Children’s Hospital (Omaha), University of Nebraska Medical Center as a visiting scholar in both clinical and experimental research. With keen interests in computerized congenital heart database and pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with congenital heart disease, she did her research on these topics for clinical master and PhD degrees, respectively. Clinically, she focuses on the transcatheter therapy of congenital heart disease and target therapy of pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with congenital heart disease and plays an active role in charity programs for kids with congenital heart disease. As a cardiologist in an underdeveloped cardiology setting with overseas training experience, she is also interested in the status quo and advancement of cardiologist training in China and transverse comparison across the world. She is currently working as a pediatric cardiologist at Hunan Children's Hospital.