Director of Lung Cancer Center, Thoracic Surgeon
Dr. Zhi Xiuyi graduated from Capital University in 1983. He then worked for the Beijing Tuberculosis and Thoracic Tumor Hospital, where he engaged in the clinical diagnosis of lung cancer, its clinical stage, as well as its surgical and multidisciplinary treatment. After returning abroad from studying at the University of Miami Cancer Center study, he studied at Capital Medical University. Later working at the Capital Medical University affiliate, Xuanwu Hospital, he became the Director of Thoracic Surgery. During this time he created the Lung Cancer Treatment Center, spread across all of Capital Medical University’s affiliated hospitals, and served as director.
For over 30 years, Dr. Zhi has specialized in thoracic surgery, completing more than 6,000 lung cancer surgeries from patients admitted from across China and around the world. He’s played an important role in uniting academic leaders in the study and treatment of thoracic surgery and lung cancer, and has played an important role in promoting academic exchanges and cooperation across China. Over the past ten years, Dr. Zhi had the pleasure of presenting at a variety of conferences in China and abroad and has published more than 60 medical papers.