Prof. Xiaolin Zi
Xiaolin Zi obtained his M.Sc. degree in Biostatistics from McGill University, Canada and Ph.D. degree in Epidemiology from Shanghai Medical University, China. In 1996, Dr. Zi came to the United States to pursue post-doctoral training at Case Western University, Cleveland, OH and studied receptor tyrosine kinases-mediated cell cycle regulation and apoptotic pathways by novel cancer preventive agents. In 2002, Dr. Zi joined the Department of Urology at University of California, Irvine (UCI) as an Assistant Professional Researcher to start his own lab. In 2008, he was promoted to a Tenured Associate Professor of Urology at UCI. Dr. Zi holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Pharmacology, and is the Director of Urological Research at UCI.