Tao Ji, MD
Musculoskeletal Tumor Center, People’s Hospital, Peking University, Beijing, China.
Dr. Tao Ji attended medical school at Peking University Health Science Center and graduated in 2004. He completed internship and orthopaedic residency training at People’s Hospital, Peking University. And he then completed postdoctoral fellow at UC Irvine Medical Center in 2013. After extensive training in both clinical orthopaedic surgery and related research, he is currently serving as an Associate Professor of musculoskeletal tumor center at People’s Hospital, Peking University, Beijing.
Dr. Ji’s research mainly focus on both clinical and basic research in orthoapedic oncology, including biomechanics of tumor endoprosthesis, complex reconstruction after tumor resention, pediatric limb salvage. For tumor biomolecular research, he works on exploring the tumor phenotype and metastasis mechanism of osteosarcoma by Wnt pathway, angiogenesis and next-generation sequencing. Till now, he has published more than 100 papers on his research interest in the international peer-reviewed journals, including Clinical Orthopaedic and Related Research, The Bone & Joint Journal, Journal of Arthroplasty, Oncotarget, Molecular Cancer and International Orthopaedics, et al.
Dr. Ji also has taken on the position of Principal Investigator of one project supported by SRFDP, one project supported by NSFC, one project supported by Ministry of Science and Technology of P.R. China and one project supported by Beijing Municipal Commission of Health.
To date, he has several memberships in the internationally established orthopaedics societies, including International Society of Limb Salvage (ISOLS), Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie (SICOT) and SICOT Research Academy Committee, et al. In addition, he has won many awards for his work, including Beijing Medical Innovation and Transformation Award, First Prize and the Most Investment Value Prize in 2017, Best Paper Award of 10th Chinese Anti-Cancer Association Sarcoma Congress in 2017, PKUPH Junior Physician-Scientist Excellence Research Award in 2015, and so on.
Terms of Appointment: April 2018 - March 2020