Ching H. Tung, PhD

Weill Cornell Medical College, USA

Dr. Ching H. Tung is Professor of Radiology, Vice Chair of Department of Translational Imaging at Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College. Dr. Tung’s research focuses on novel imaging probe development. He is a pioneer of enzyme activatable imaging probes, which have been widely applied to imaging various diseases. His current research interest is in optical imaging, nanomedicine, and multi-functional theranostic agents.