Ying Liang, MD, PhD

Department of Medical Oncology, Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center, Guangzhou, China

Dr. Ying Liang is Associate Professor of Department of Medical Oncology, Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center.

Dr. Liang obtained her MD and PhD degree at Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences in 2000 and 2009, respectively. She has been working in Sun Yat-sen University Cancer Center since 2002. From 2013 to 2014, she studied at Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Liang’s major research interests are medical treatment and research on thoracic malignancies (non-small cell lung cancer, small cell lung cancer, thymic malignancy, malignant pleural mesothelioma, esophageal cancer, etc.), lymphoepithelioma-like carcinoma and nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Dr. Liang has authored or coauthored more than 40 peer-reviewed articles in scientific journals including Cancer, British Journal of Caner, Annals of Surgical Oncology, Lung Cancer and Clinical Lung Cancer. She has participated in many international randomized control studies, SFDA approved clinical trials, investigator initiated trials and phase I trials. Dr. Liang is a member of International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC), International Thymic Malignancies Interest Group (ITMIG), and also standing committee members of Guangdong province Anti-cancer association professional committee of lung cancer. Dr. Liang serves on the editorial boards of Translational Lung Cancer Research, and the reviewer of Journal of Thoracic Disease, BMC Case Report.