Yi-Wei Tang, MD, PhD, F(AAM), FIDSA

Chief, Clinical Microbiology Service,Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center;Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York City, USA

Dr. Yi-Wei Tang is currently the Chief of the Clinical Microbiology Service at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and a Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University in New York City, USA. He obtained his medical training from Fudan University Shanghai School of Medicine and Ph.D. in microbiology and immunology from Vanderbilt University. He was a Lecturer and Clinical Fellow at the Mayo Clinic and Assistant Professor, Associate Professor to Professor at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. He has been engaged in medical and molecular microbiology translational researches, aimed at developing and evaluating new and advanced microbiological diagnostic testing procedures. Dr. Tang is a Fellow of the American Academy for Microbiology and of the Infectious Disease Society of America. Dr. Tang has been recognized for his extraordinary expertise in the molecular microbiology diagnosis and monitoring with over 200 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in this field.

Terms of Appointment:  January 2018 - December 2020