Xiaofeng Jia received the M.D. degree in clinical medicine from the Zhejiang Medical University, Zhejiang, China, in 1994, the M.S. degree in surgery from the Shanghai Medical University, Shanghai, China, in 1997 and the Ph.D. degree in surgery (orthopedics) from the Fudan University, Shanghai, China, in 2003. Jia is an Assistant Research Professor of biomedical engineering, physical medicine, and rehabilitation, anesthesiology, and critical care medicine at the Johns Hopkins University, USA. He has been a Faculty Member in the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA, since 2007. He completed his surgery residency in the Huashan Hospital and an orthopedic surgery fellowship in the Shanghai Sixth People’s Hospital, Shanghai, China. Later, he was an Attending Surgeon in the Department of Orthopedics, the Zhongshan Hospital, Shanghai. His current research interests include novel application of neuroelectrophysiology for detection and restoration of spinal cord and peripheral nerve injury and therapeutic hypothermia of brain and spinal cord after global ischemia. Jia is a Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Association for Hand Surgery, and the American Heart Association. He is an Ad hoc Peer Reviewer of multiple journals including circulation and critical care Medicine. He is a recipient of the Annual Research Awards from the American Association for Hand Surgery in 2008, the 2009 Top 20 Scientific Exhibits, and the Cardiopulmonary, Perioperative, and Critical Care Junior Investigator Travel Award from the American Heart Association. He is the Finalist of the Research Citation Award from the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the 2008 Finalist of the Best Overall Poster Award of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Biography Updated on 26 August 2012