Ye Xu, MD

Department of Colorectal Surgery, Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Center, Shanghai, China

Dr. Ye Xu currently is the Professor of surgery and Executive Deputy Director of colorectal surgery, Fudan University Shanghai Cancer Hospital. Dr. Xu has been working as an oncological surgeon for more than 20 years. In recent years, most of her research projects have been supported by national and ministerial research funding, such as the National Natural Science Foundation, National 863 Project, Major projects of Shanghai Science and Technology Committee. As a major participant, she has promoted the development of community screening project for colorectal cancer in Shanghai. She has won Science and Technology Achievement Award of Ministry of Education and Shanghai Science and Technology Progress Award many times.

Dr. Xu has published more than 20 research papers in many prestigious journals within the last five years including Clinical Cancer Reseach, Molecular Cancer, Int J Cancer, Cancer, Am J Cancer Res, Chin J Cancer Res, World J Surg Oncol and BMC Cancer etc.. She is the vice president of hereditary cancer society of China Anti-Cancer Association and her major interests included surgical treatments for colorectal cancer, early diagnosis of colorectal cancer based on peripheral blood, management of hereditary colorectal cancer such as Lynch syndrome and Familial adenopolyposis, and genomic and proteomic research of colorectal cancer liver metastases.