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Ming Kuang, MD, PhD
Vice President, The First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University Executive Vice Dean, Zhongshan School of Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University Professor of Surgery

Prof. Kuang is a professor in hepatobiliary surgery and interventional ultrasound, and director of cancer center in FAH-SYSU. As a doctor, Prof. Kuang majors in minimally invasive treatments for cancer and is interested in the mechanism, prevention and treatment of liver cancer

recurrence and metastases, and precision cancer research including immunotherapy.

He has published more than 90 original articles on Ann Oncol, Nature Communication, Hepatology, Radiology, and Clinical Cancer Research in recent years. Prof. Kuang is nowadays one of the major experts in the field of tumor ablation in China.


Sep 2000 – Jun 2004 PhD in Surgery, Sun Yat-sen University

Sep 1997 – Jun 1998 MD (7-year Program), Sun Yat-sen University (formerly Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Sciences)

Working Experience

Jan 2017 -          Executive Vice Dean, Zhongshan School of Medicine,

                          Sun Yat-sen University

Jan 2017 -         Director, Cancer Center, FAH-SYSU

Jan 2015 -         Vice President, FAH-SYSU

May 2015 -       Chief, Division of Interventional Ultrasound, FAH-                                SYSU

Oct 2009 - Jan 2015 Director, Equipment Section, Logistics Office,                                        FAH-SYSU

Dec 2012 -        Professor, FAH-SYSU

Jul 1998- Dec 2012 Attending Surgeon, Associate Professor, FAH-                                      SYSU

Aug 2001 – Jul 2003 Research Fellow, RIKEN Institute of Physical 

                                  and Chemical Research (Tsukuba Branch)

Awards and Honors

2018   The National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars;

2018   Project supported by Guangdong Province Higher Vocational 

           Colleges & Schools Pearl River Scholar Funded Scheme

Professional Societies

  • Chairman, Committee of Precision Medicine and Molecular Diagnostics, Guangdong Medical Association

  • Vice Chairman of Interventional Ultrasound and Tumor Ablation Committee, Chinese Medical Doctor Association

  • Member, American College of Surgeons

  • Member, International Hepato-PancreatoBiliary Association(IHPBA)

Editorial Activities

  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Clinical and Translational Hepatology

  • Editor-in-chief, Surgical Complications of the Liver, Biliary Tract, Pancreas and Spleen


Prof. Ming Kuang has published more than 90 SCI papers in well-known journals such as Hepatology, Radiology, Clin Cancer Res, etc. and is invited by prestigious foreign experts to participate in the writing of Image-guided Tumor Ablation (Springer 2013).

Grant Support

Supported by 8 major funds including the Fund of National Natural Science Foundation of China and the Fund of Guangdong Natural Science Foundation