Wanglin Li, MD, PhD (Gastrointestinal Surgery)

Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Guangzhou First People’s Hospital, Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou Digestive Disease Center, Guangzhou, China

Chief physician, surgical professor, Master’s supervisor. Associate Chairman, Microecology Nutritional Society, Chinese Anti-cancer Association;  Associate Chairman, the Society of Colorectal Cancer, Guangdong Province Hospital Association; Associate Chairman, Society of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Guangzhou Medical Doctor Association; Member of the Standing Committee, Society of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Guangdong Medical Doctor Association. As a Chief-Editor, he organized at writing the book “Cancer microecology”. 

Dr. Li was engaged in gastrointestinal surgery for nearly two decades. He has very good clinic and research experience of gastrointestinal surgery.  He worked as a post-doctor research fellow more than one year at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University, Gastrointestinal Department (2009-2010). He also worked as a senior visiting scholar about two years in colorectal surgery department, Cleveland Clinic (2015-2017).  He had nice work and study experiences in Medical School of  Nanchang University, First Affiliated Hospital of Gannan Medical College, Sun Yat-sen University Gastrointestinal Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital of Harvard University, Ruijin Hospital Shanghai Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, minimally invasive surgery center of Guangzhou Medical University, Colorectal surgery department of Cleveland Clinic. 

Dr. Li is a matured gastrointestinal scientist. He won the first prize of scientific and technological progress in Guangzhou City, a second prize of scientific and technological progress in Guangdong Province, a third prize of scientific and technological progress in Jiangxi Province. He presided over the national, provincial and municipal issues more than 10 items. Dr. Li published more than 90 medical professional articles at home and abroad.

Dr. Li is an innovational surgeon. He performed many new techniques in the hospital, especially in those of laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery. And he is one of the earliest surgeons to do “single port lapascopic transanal TME” procedure in the world.