Dr. Yi Zhang
Chief Operations Officer
Dr. Zhang graduated with a bachelor degree in Electronic Engineering and masters and doctoral degree in Pattern Recognition and Intelligent Control from the prestigious Xidian University, Xi’an, Shaanxi, China where he is an Associate Professor in the School of Life Science and Technology. His research interests in addictions are from his foundation of medical imaging using functional magnetic resonance imaging and resulted in an award from the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) “Frontiers in Addiction Research”. He was a visiting scholar in the Department of Psychiatry, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL where he met and worked with Drs. Martin, Liu and Gold. He has published extensively in the area of drug abuse and conducted the first drug test in Shanghai using Department of Health and Human Service (DHHS) standards. Dr. Zhang completed training at the Drug and Alcohol Testing Industry Association annual meeting in San Antonio in drug testing, collections. Over the years he has worked and inspected several laboratories and Third Party Administrators (TPAs) in the United States and China. Dr. Zhang brings to CAM International Ventures a wide range of laboratory operations and management experiences.