Professor and Director of Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence-based Medicine Research Center
West China Hospital, Sichuan University in Chengdu, China
Dr. Xin Sun is Professor and Director of the Clinical Epidemiology and Evidence-based Medicine Research Center at West China Hospital, Sichuan University in Chengdu, China. He also serves as the director of Chinese Evidence-based Medicine Center, Cochrane China Center, IDEAL China Center and MAGIC China Center, and works as Executive Editor-in-Chief of the Chinese Journal of Evidence-based Medicine and Journal of Evidence-based Medicine, and associate editor of Value in Health Regional Issue. Dr. Sun is an external expert of the Center for Drug Evaluation (CDE), Center for Medical Devices Evaluation (CMDE), and Center for Drug Re-evaluation (CDR) of National Medical Products Administration.
Dr. Sun leads a group of researchers (CREAT Group) with particular research interests in medical products evaluation and policy research (i.e., regulatory and insurance policy); and disease management and healthcare policy research. In the past several years, Dr. Sun has received over 20 public research grants including those from Natural Science Foundation of China, Chinese Ministry of Science and Technologies, National Medical Products Administration, and China Medical Board. He has published over 110 peer-reviewed articles, including those published in NEJM, JAMA, and BMJ. He became the most productive BMJ author from China, and recently received the BMJ Award for excellence in research.
Dr. Sun also severs as President of ISPOR West China Chapter, Vice Chairs of Evidence-based Medicine Committee of the Chinese Medical Doctor Association, Rational Drug Use Committee of the Chinese Geriatric Research Association, and Evidence-based Pharmacy Committee of the Chinese Pharmacy Association.
Monday, September 14, 2020
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EDT