Zijian Zhang, B.S

The Department of Radiation Oncology, Xiangya Hospital Central South University, Changsha, China

Mr. Zijian Zhang is a superior medical physicist who works at Xiangya Hospital Central South University, Changsha, China.
He received his B.S Degree in Nuclear Engineering and Nuclear Technology at the University of South China, China and completed his medical physicist Residency at Xiangya Hospital Central South University, Changsha, China.
He was Visiting scientist at The Department of Radiation Physics of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, USA. Mr. Zhang is a member of Chinese Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (CRTOG) International Exchange Committee and he also is a member of American Association of Physicists in Medicine. His research field focuses on Radiomics and the use of artificial intelligence in the area of radiotherapy, which aim to quantify the state of diseases, and thereby provide valuable information for personalized medicine.
n 2016, he was awarded with the oral presentation opportunity in the session of radiomics during 58th AAPM Annual Meeting. The project was entitled: A predictive model for distinguishing radiation necrosis from tumour progression after gamma knife radiosurgery based on radiomic features from MR images.
He is a member of the Large-scale Image Aggregation for Machine learning/Big Data Application which launched by MD Anderson. Currently, he is responsible for processing data in the Asian region.

He has published or coauthored 16 papers in peer-reviewed journals, and He is also a reviewer of many scientific journals.

Terms of Appointment: May 2018 - Dec 2018