Professor of Anesthesiology, Director, dept of transfusion medicine, Fuwai Hospital, CAMS, National center for cardiovascular diseases in China.
President, Chinese Society for Patient Blood Management (CSPBM).
Prof. Hongwen Ji is the Founder of the Fuwai Hospital Bloodless cardiac surgery program, a program that reduced~70% of blood transfusion from 2009-2018. He is the chief writer of Chinese experts consensus on cardiovascular surgery PBM. His research is focus on Multidisciplinary Blood Management Strategy Reduce Transfusion in Cardiac Surgery.
He will talk about why China needs PBM, current status of PBM in China, and some progress of PBM program have been made in china.