Chunxue Bai

Chunxue Bai

Professor and Chair, Department of Pulmonary Medicine

Zhongshan Hospital Fudan University


Professor Bai is the Founder and Director of the Shanghai Respiratory Research Institute. Professor Bai also is Chair of the Chinese Alliance Against Lung Cancer, Vice President of the Chinese Respiratory Association, and Chair of the research committee of the Asian Pacific Society of Respirology (APSR). He is the Founder and Chair of the International Symposium on Respiratory Diseases, which has become one of the largest and leading respiratory conferences in Asia.

Professor Bai’s main research interests include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, acute lung injury and lung cancer. His major contributions in COPD include early diagnosis using low-dose computed tomography, monitoring and management using a mobile phone-based remote mobile system, and biomarker research. He is the author of over 420 publications in prestigious nationally and internationally renowned peer-reviewed journals.