Jie Zhang is Professor of Department of Thoracic Surgery，Vice Chief of Division of Esophagus Surgery, Director of Esophageal Endoscopic Treatment. Shanghai Chest Hospital.
He provides the diagnosis and treatment of thoracic diseases, including lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and mediastinal tumor. He is a pioneer of endoscopic treatment for esophageal disease from thoracic team in China. He did a post-doc fellowship at Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center in 2003. In 2009, he was clinical fellow/ instructor under the supervision of Dr. Luketich in UPMC. Before Dr Zhang join Shanghai Chest Hospital in 2019, he was assistant professor in University of Pittsburgh Medical Center . Dr. Zhang is a member of ILCCO， UICC, ATS, ASCO, STS and AACR. He is also Secretory of Thoracic Oncology Specialty Committee, Shanghai Anticancer Society. Up to now, he has published 70 scientific papers, including CANCER, ANNUAL OF SURGERY, et al. His research focuses on tumor microenvironment, and preservation of organ for early stage esophageal cancer.