Hongwei Yang, MD, PhD
Dr. Yang is originally from China. He received his MD from China Medical University in 1987 as well as his M.MSc in 1990. He received his PhD from the University of Tokyo in 1999. From 1990 to 1992, he was a resident of Pediatric Surgery & Oncology, at China Medical University. In 1992, he was appointed a Lecturer of Pediatric Surgery at the China Medical University and that appointment lasted until 1994. From 1993 to 2003, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School and currently he is a postdoctoral fellow at Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Hongwei Yang is using a cutting-edge 100k whole genome SNP array to identify genes related to tumorigenesis and progression of meningiomas.