Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Yaxing Shen, MD (Thoracic Surgery)

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

Dr. Yaxing Shen, served as the attending surgeon at the Department of Thoracic Surgery, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University and the vice president of AME Publishing Company. Dr. Shen graduated from Shanghai Medical College of Fudan University, and completed his residency in Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University. He received AATS Graham Fellowship Awards in 2015 and finished the Fellowship training sponsored by Dr. D'Amico from Duke University and Dr. Patterson from Washington University in St. Louis) between 2015-2016. He was the speaker of the world’s top 3 congresses of thoracic surgery (AATS, STS and ESTS), with publications on the tops 3 journals on thoracic surgery (JTCVS, ATS and EJCTS). He is the Member of AME Journal Club Committee since 2013. In 2014, he received grant from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSCFC), which was supportive to his academic interests including Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy and VATS uniportal surgery.