Stanford - China Cardiovascular Research Symposium

September 21 - 22, 2017
Li Ka Shing Center | Stanford, CA

Pioneering researchers from the top cardiovascular hospitals in China and the United States will convene to discuss the latest advances in cardiovascular research. The symposium aims to foster collaboration of researchers, clinicians and trainees between Stanford University and China's leading institutions.

Organizing Committee

Joseph C. Wu, MD PhD

Director, Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Simon H. Stertzer, MD, Professor and Professor of Radiology, Stanford School of Medicine

Alan Yeung, MD  

The Li Ka Shing Professor in Cardiology
Co-Chief (Clinical), Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Stanford School of Medicine

Li Wang, MD, PhD  

Professor, State Key Laboratory of Cardiovascular Disease, Fuwai Hospital, Peking Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences

Feng Lan, PhD

Professor and Deputy Director, Beijing Lab for Cardiovascular Precision Medicine, Beijing Insitute of Heart Lung and Blood Vessel Disease, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, Capital Medical University

Sponsored in part by The Chi-Li Pao Foundation

Established in loving memory in 2014 in Hong Kong by his son, The Chi-Li Pao Foundation is a charitable organization dedicated to improving the lives of Chinese people through the support of medical education and health care projects. Through the generous support of the Stanford CL Pao Foundation China Education/Training Program in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine as well as initiatives operating through the International Medical Services Department of Stanford Health Care, the Chi-Li Pao Foundation supports education programs and training opportunities for physicians at Stanford and from Greater China. The Stanford-China Cardiovascular Research Symposium is the first of hopefully many collaborative efforts to follow.