Wen G. Jiang
Wen G. Jiang is currently a Professor of surgery and tumour biology at the Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, USA, where he leads a team with an interest in cancer. Professor Jiang graduated from the Beijing Medical University (presently Peking University Health Science Centre) in 1984 and had worked in Peking's First Teaching Hospital (BeiDa Hospital) as a Surgical Resident and Chief Surgical Resident. He came to Cardiff in 1989 and studied his M.D. degree at the University of Wales College of Medicine (currently Cardiff University School of Medicine) and received his M.D. degree in 1995. He was a Senior Lecturer and Reader at the Cardiff University and was appointed to the current Chair position in 2004. Professor Jiang's main academic interest is cancer metastasis and angiogenesis in solid tumours including breast and prostate cancer. He and his team have published more than 300 research articles and three books in the subject area. He has held a number of patents in cancer treatment and diagnosis, and together with his team, won a number of UK and international awards for their work in cancer research.
Biography Updated on 4 October 2011