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Dr. Lu Chen | Cardiology Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Lu Chen, Department of Cardiology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou, China, Canada

👩‍⚕️ Dr. Lu Chen is a dedicated female cardiologist and echocardiography specialist with extensive experience in cardiovascular medicine. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Fujian Medicine University, a Master’s degree from Xinjiang Medical University, and is currently pursuing her Medical PhD in Cardiovascular Medicine at Soochow University. With a rich background in research and clinical practice, she has held positions at prestigious institutions like Columbia University and Shanghai Chest Hospital. Dr. Chen has received numerous awards for her contributions, including the Shanghai “Medical Garden Rising Star” award, and has authored several impactful publications in esteemed medical journals.


Publication Profile

Education background

📚 Dr. Lu Chen’s academic journey reflects her commitment to excellence in cardiovascular medicine. She is currently pursuing a Medical PhD in Cardiovascular Medicine at Soochow University, China, demonstrating her dedication to advancing her knowledge and expertise in the field. Prior to this, she obtained a Master’s degree in Cardiology from Xinjiang Medical University, consolidating her understanding of cardiovascular health and treatment modalities. Her educational foundation began with a Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Medicine from Fujian Medicine University, where she laid the groundwork for her future medical career. This diverse educational background has equipped Dr. Chen with a comprehensive understanding of cardiovascular medicine.


Work experience

💼 Dr. Lu Chen has amassed a wealth of professional experience across various esteemed healthcare institutions. As a Visiting Scholar at the Medical Heart Center, Columbia University, USA, from 2019 to 2020, she immersed herself in cutting-edge research and academic endeavors. Currently serving as Deputy Chief Physician at the Center for Cardiovascular Medicine, Shanghai Chest Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, since 2016, she plays a pivotal role in providing advanced cardiac care. Previously, she held positions as an Attending Physician and Resident Doctor at Hua-Dong Hospital, Shanghai Fu Dan University, where she honed her skills in ultrasound diagnostics from 2009 to 2016.


Research Focus

Dr. Lu Chen’s research primarily focuses on cardiovascular imaging and its applications in diagnosing and prognosticating various cardiac conditions. Her studies encompass a wide range of topics, including the assessment of ventricular function and dyssynchrony in cardiomyopathy patients, the impact of right ventricular function on lung cancer prognosis post-chemoradiotherapy, and the prognostic value of echocardiographic strain in lung cancer patients after radiotherapy. Additionally, she investigates novel risk models for assessing cardiac conditions, such as left atrial appendage thrombus in atrial fibrillation patients. Through her work, Dr. Chen aims to advance our understanding of cardiovascular diseases and improve patient outcomes. 🫀🔬 #CardiovascularImaging #Echocardiography #CardiacPrognosis #MedicalResearch


Publication Top Notes

  1. Real time three‐dimensional echocardiographic assessment of left ventricular regional systolic function and dyssynchrony in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy – 🫀🔬 34 citations (2010)
  2. The impact of right ventricular function on prognosis in patients with stage III non-small cell lung cancer after concurrent chemoradiotherapy – 🫁🔬 19 citations (2019)
  3. Prognostic and added value of echocardiographic strain for prediction of adverse outcomes in patients with locally advanced non-small cell lung cancer after radiotherapy – 🫁🔬 18 citations (2019)
  4. Prognostic value of coronary artery calcification identified by the semi-quantitative weston method in the emergency room or other hospitalized patients – 🫁🔬 8 citations (2021)
  5. A new risk model of assessing left atrial appendage thrombus in patients with atrial fibrillation–Using multiple clinical and transesophageal echocardiography parameters– 🫀🔬 8 citations (2020)
  6. Resynchronization effects and clinical outcomes during left bundle branch area pacing with and without conduction system capture – 🫀🔬 7 citations (2023)
Lu Chen | Cardiology Award | Best Researcher Award

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