Dr. Hu received his B.S. from the Fourth Military Medical University (FMMU), China in 2009. In the same year, he was enrolled as a graduate student in the First Affiliated Hospital (Xijing Hospital) of the FMMU under the supervision of Professor Kaichun Wu. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate majored in Gastroenterology. In November 2013, he joined Dr. Shawn Chen’s lab in National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) as a predoctoral visiting fellow. Dr. Hu’s current research interests focus on diagnosis and therapy of gastrointestinal cancer using nanoformulations.