Song Wan, MD, FRCS, FACC (Cardiothoracic Surgery)

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong

Song Wan graduated from Beijing Medical University and was a Clinical Fellow between 1994 and 1998 at Department of Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Erasme, Free University of Brussels, Belgium, where he received his Doctor of Medical Science degree with Plus Grande Distinction. He also received a Young Investigators Award of American College of Chest Physicians in 1996. He is currently Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and an Honorary Advisor at Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, the American College of Cardiology, and the College of Surgeons of Hong Kong.

Professor Wan is a Councilor of Asian Society for Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery and a member of 12 learned professional bodies, such as the American Association for Thoracic Surgery and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons. His clinical and research interests include reconstructive valve surgery and prevention of vein graft failure. He has contributed more than 190 referred publications and has been invited to be a Visiting Professor at four leading medical schools in China. Professor Wan is an Assistant Editor of Heart Surgery Forum and an editorial board member of 12 international referred journals, including Annals of Thoracic Surgery.