Dr. Yuanjie Zheng is currently a professor in the School of Information Science and Technology at Shandong Normal University and a Taishan Scholar of People's Government of Shandong Province of China. He is also acting as a vice-dean at both the School of Information Science and Technology and the Institute of Life Sciences of Shandong Normal University. He used to be a Senior Research Investigator in Perelman School of Medicine of University of Pennsylvania. His research is in the fields of medical image analysis, translational medicine, computer vision and computational photography. His ultimate research goal is to enhance patient care by creating algorithms for automatically quantifying and generalizing the information latent in various medical images for tasks such as disease analysis and surgical planning, through the applications of computer vision and machine learning approaches to medical image analysis tasks and development of strategies for image-guided intervention/surgery.