Zhongheng Zhang, MD, MM

Department of Emergency Medicine, Sir Run-Run Shaw Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China

Dr. Zhongheng Zhang is a physician of Department of emergency medicine, Sir Run-Run Shaw Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou China. He is a member of the Zhejiang society of evidence based medicine and epidemiology.

He graduated from school of medicine, Zhejiang University in 2009 receiving Master Degree. As the first author, he has published more than 45 academic papers (science citation indexed) that have been cited for over 800 times (https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Zhongheng_Zhang). He has been appointed as the guest editor for the Canadian respiratory journal to make a special issue on respiratory failure and ventilator support. He also works as the section editor for journal of thoracic disease, inviting editorials and perspectives from global leading opinions. He has reviewed academic papers for over 40 journals, including the lancet respiratory medicine, Critical Care and journal of clinical epidemiology (https://publons.com/author/239344/zhongheng-zhang#profile). His major research interests include critical care nephrology, hemodynamics and meta-analysis, delirium in ICU, and outcome study for critically ill patients. He is currently working on the secondary analysis of electronic health records and data mining. There are many unknown things lurking behind medical big data, and medical decision-making based on pragmatic data can help to solve issues that cannot be addressed by conventional RCTs and other prospective clinical studies. He is sophisticated in using software R and Stata for data management, data visualization and statistical analysis.

Terms of Appointment: March 2017 - February 2021