Deputy Director of the Department of Gastroenterology, the First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University
Professor Jie Chen is Deputy Director of the Department of Gastroenterology, the First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-Sen University. Her main area of interest is digestive neuroendocrine tumors. As one of the pioneer experts for NETs in China, she devotes her attention to clinical and translational research of GEP-NETs. She founded the first Multidisciplinary Care Team for NETs in China in 2011 and Chinese Study Group for Neuroendocrine Tumors (CSNET) in 2015. She is currently the Chair of CSNET. Her major areas of research interest are the therapeutic strategies of NETs, and the development of biomarkers of diagnostic or therapeutic interest in NETs. She has published high quality peer review papers in the field of NETs during the past nine years. She served as European Neuroendocrine Tumor Society (ENETS) Advisory Board Member from 2015 to 2018. She joined the editorial board of Neuroendocrinology in 2019.