Kai Wang


Bachelor of Preventive Medicine, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong, China
Master of Science, Epidemiology and Health Statistics, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing, China

Hometown: Shandong, China
Research Interests: Hormonal and metabolic factors and prostate cancer.
Long-term career goals: I would like to work in a research institution where my knowledge can be best applied.
What philosophy guides your education: “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu
Date Accomplishments
November 2017 Letter to the editor published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism: Chen X, Wang K. Letter to the Editor: Harmonized Reference Ranges for Circulating Testosterone Levels in Men of Four Cohort Studies in the United States and Europe. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017 Nov 16. doi: 10.1210/jc.2017-01880. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 29161415
July 2017 First authored paper published online in International Journal of CancerWang K, Chen X, Bird VY, Gerke TA, Manini TM, Prosperi M. Association between Age-Related Reductions in Testosterone and Risk of Prostate Cancer – An Analysis of Patients’ Data with Prostatic Diseases. Int J Cancer. 2017 Jul 12. doi: 10.1002/ijc.30882. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28699177
June 2017 Paper accepted for publication in Journal of the American Society of Hypertension: Xu Y, Chen X, Wang K. Global prevalence of hypertension among people living with HIV: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Am Soc Hypertens. 2017 Aug;11(8):530-540. doi: 10.1016/j.jash.2017.06.004. Epub 2017 Jun 21. Review. PMID: 28689734
March 2017 Paper accepted for publication in Preventive Medicine Reports: Chen X, Wang K. Geographic area-based rate as a novel indicator to enhance research and precision intervention for more effective HIV/AIDS control. Prev Med Rep. 2017 Jan 26;5:301-307. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.01.009. eCollection 2017 Mar. PMID: 28229038
Letter to the editor published in Asian Journal of AndrologyWang K, Cottler LB. Commentary on “The association between sexual function and prostate cancer risk in US veterans”. Asian J Androl. 2017 Mar 7. doi: 10.4103/1008-682X.196853. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. PMID: 28272056
January 2017 Letter to the editor published in BJU InternationalKai Wang, Xinguang Chen. (2017). Re: Testosterone treatment is not associated with increased risk of prostate cancer or worsening of lower urinary tract symptoms: Prostate health outcomes in the Registry of Hypogonadism in Men (RHYME). BJU International, published online.
November 2016 Presented oral presentation at 4th Biennial Science of Global Prostate Cancer Disparities in Black Men Conference in November in Orlando, FL: Kai Wang, Xinguang Chen. A Testosterone Change Model for the Role of Testosterone on Prostate Cancer among Black Males