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
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