Li-Ping Zhu, MD
Li-Ping Zhu is Professor of Department of Infectious Diseases, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, China. He is also Vice Chief of National Medical Center for Infectious Diseases and is presently nominated as the Vice Chief of the Mycology Committee of Chinese Society for Microbiology and serving as General Secretary of Medical Mycology Society of Chinese Medicine Education Association. His fields of expertise include the diagnosis and treatment of central nervous system infections, fever of unknown origin, viral hepatitis, parasitosis and systemic fungal infections. His research interests focus on antifungal agents and the immunopathogenesis of invasive fungal diseases.
Professor Zhu received his PhD degree from Fudan University in 1997. Since then, he has been working at the Department of Infectious Diseases of the Huashan Hospital. He was a visiting scholar at the University of Würzburg, Germany, in 2001, and at the medical research center of Standford University, California, USA, in 2007.