Dr. Zhang received his medical degree from the Xinxiang Medical College in Henan Province, China, and went on to complete an M.S. degree in Neuropathophysiology at the Capital University of Medical Sciences in Beijing. He then moved to the United States to complete a PhD degree in Neuroscience and Cell Biology at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas. After several years as a Research Associate at The Scripps Research and Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institutes in La Jolla, CA, Dr. Zhang joined the AP/CP residency training program at Mount Sinai Icahn School of Medicine in NY. His residency training was followed by a Gastrointestinal Fellowship, also at Mount Sinai. Dr. Zhang joins our GI subspecialty service on July 1, 2018.