Xu Zhang
Beijing, China



Xu Zhang is the head of the Department of Urology at the Chinese PLA General Hospital in Beijing and the permanent committee of China Medical Association Urology Department Branch. He pioneered laparoscopic and robotic skills in China urology for years and devoted himself in the application of retroperitoneal laparoscopy in urology and popularizes the skill worldwide. Today he is leading the largest robotic group in Chinese urology and focuses on the basic research on the mechanism of renal cell carcinoma metastasis.