Guicheng Zhang, a holder of a Ph.D. degree and an M.D degree, works as an Associate Professor (Research) at the School of Paediatrics and Child Health (SPACH), University of Western Australia. He has established and continues to run a growing gene by environment interaction research group. He also serves as a Group Leader at The Division of Cell Biology at Telethon Institute for Child Health Research (TICHR). Since 2011, he has been a Senior Statistical Advisor at Princess Margaret Hospital for Children. During his NHMRC early career fellowship, he has been awarded two grants from The Asthma Foundation of Western Australia. In addition, he was awarded two UWA research grants. In 2010, he was granted a New Independent Researcher Infrastructure Support Award for his outstanding achievements as a new independent medical and health researcher in Western Australia. Furthermore, in 2011, he was awarded a 2012 BrightSpark Foundation fellowship. Dr. Zhang has published 65 papers 26 of these as first author and 49 of these published after his Ph.D., including 60 original peer-reviewed scientific articles. These publications are generally in the highest ranking journals as: the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, European Respiratory Journal, European Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, Clinical and Experimental Allergy, and Indoor air.
Biography Updated on 3 April 2012