Yucai Hong, MD

Department of Emergency Medicine, Sir Run-Run Shaw Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou, China

Professor Hong is the chief director of the department of emergency medicine, Sir Run-Run Shaw hospital, Zhejiang university school of medicine. He is the vice Chair of the institute of emergency medicine, Zhejiang university. He is the member of Disaster relief branch of Chinese Medical Rescue Association, Emergency physician branch of Chinese Medical Doctor Association. He participated in the establishment of Trauma database of Chinese Medical Association.

Professor Hong completed his medical training and graduated from Zhejiang university in 1991. His major study interests include comprehensive management of severe trauma, enhanced recovery after critical illness. He has practiced the concept of Percutaneous ENdoscopIc Gastrostomy and Tracheostomy (PENlIGhT) procedure for the management of patients with aspiration pneumonia due to central nervous system disorders. He has received more than 5 research funding at national and provincial levels, and published over 20 academic papers in leading journals such as the intensive care medicine (ICM) and Scientific Reports.