Name:Xiao-Ping Luo

Professor and Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Tongji Hospital;
Director, Center for the Diagnosis of Genetic Metabolic Diseases, Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology;
Adjunct Professor,Department of Paediatrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada;
President, Chinese Society of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism (CSPEM);
President, Hubei Provincial Society of Pediatrics;
Immediate Past President, Asia Pacific Paediatric Endocrine Society (APPES);
Board of Director, Asia Society of Inherited Metabolic Diseases (ASIMD);
Excutive Committee, Global Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes (GPED).

Educational Background

Ph.D. Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, 2003
M.Sc. Tongji Medical University, 1988
M.B.  Tongji Medical University, 1985


1. Neonatal & Perinatal Medicine;
2. Pediatric endocrine disorders;
3. Inherited metabolic diseases;
4. Developmental Biology;
5. Free Radical Biology Medicine.

Key Projects Involved

1. National Distinguished Investigator Science Fund (2001)
2. National Natural Science Foundation of China (2002, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012)
3. National Tenth Five-Year Project in Science and Technology (2004)
4. National Clinical Science Key Project from Ministry of Health (2004, 2008, 2010)
5. National Key Basic Science and Technology Project 973 (2005)
6. National Eleventh Five-Year Technology Support Program (2007)
7. Ministry of Health Sector Funds (2011)

Honors & Awards

1. Distinguished Young Investigator Award, Natural Science Foundation of China, 2001
2. Outstanding Young Professional of Ministry, China, 2006
3. Special government allowance professional, Ministry of Education, China, 2006
4. “New Century Talents Project” national title, China, 2007
5. Distinguished Teacher, Shanghai Baogang Education Fund, China, 2008
6. “Natural Science Award”, the second prize awarded by the Ministry of education of China. 2009
7. Natural Science Award China (Second Prize), Ministry of Education, China,2009
8. Chinese medicine science and technology award (Third Prize), 2009
9. Hubei Provincial Award for Science and Technology (First Prize), 2010


Over 280 peer reviewed articles, 23 book chapters, and served as editor or reviewer for more than 30 domestic and international medical journals.