Yifeng Zhang, PhD (Orthopedics and Traumatology)

Department of Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Drum Tower Hospital, School of Medicine, Nanjing University, Jiangsu province, China

Dr. Zhang obtained his PhD degree from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2015, and now is an associate research fellow of Department of Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Drum Tower Hospital, NJU. He is also the membership of the branch association of sports medicine in Chinese Medical Association.

His main researchs are focused on the study of bone and cartilage repair, stem cell biology, regenerative medicine and biomaterials. Until now, he has hosted 1 Natural Science Foundation of Jiangsu province, published 5 SCI papers and won 1 international prize of innovation. His representative work about magnesium’s osteogenic effect was published on Nature Medicine in August 2016.