Mingguang HE (China)

Prof Mingguang He is currently the Deputy Director and professor in Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen University in Guangzhou. He received his research training in Johns Hopkins University (MPH) and University College London (MSc and PhD). His research interest includes clinical and epidemiological research, randomized trial, twin study and imaging technology.

He has published more than 70 papers in the international peer-reviewed journals and some important book chapters. He has given more than 30 invited lectures at Asia regional and international conferences. He serves as associate editor for Eye Science, editorial board member for Ophthalmology, International Review of Glaucoma and several Chinese ophthalmic journals.

He has received several awards including a University College London Graduate Research Scholarship and Overseas Research Scholarship (2002), Top 3 and Top 10 best poster awards from the World Glaucoma Congress in Vienna (2005) and Singapore (2007), best paper presentation at the SEAGIG conference (2006) and distinguished young scholar award from the National Natural Science Foundation (2011).