Honggang Yu

Title: MD, PhD
Position: Director of Gastroenterology Department and Digestive Endoscopy Center
Organization: Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University
Country: China

Honggang Yu, professor of Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University, Doctoral supervisor of Wuhan University, Director of the Department of Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Center of Renmin Hospital of Wuhan University. In July 2000, he graduated from the Heinrich Heine University of Medicine and received his doctor’s degree. After that, he did postdoctoral research at the Ruhr-Universitat Bochum of Medicine and the Scripps Research Institute in the United States. His main research field is artificial intelligence in digestive endoscopy … He is specialised in diagnosis and treatment of digestive tract tumors.

Served as a member of the Standing Committee of the digestive endoscopy branch of the Chinese Medical Association, the leader of the big data collaboration group of the digestive endoscopy branch of the Chinese Medical Association, the chairman-designate of the digestive endoscopy branch of the Hubei Medical Association.

He presided 6 scientific research projects from the National Natural Science Foundation of China. A total of 305 papers have been published, including 95 SCI papers. His publications regarding AI in GI are totally 25 pieces including 15 SCI papers and the total impact factor was 117.12, ranking first in China.