Please Note: In order to include the ever growing research pipeline currently being driven by VitalStrategic and its partners around the world, the CORE Summit Advisory Board has announced that the 4th CORE Summit, previously scheduled for April 10-12, 2014, will be delayed until Spring 2015. 

James Cai, PhD
Clinical Research
Joanne Chang, MD, PhD
​Chief Medical Officer
Novartis (China)
Hong Li, PhD
Group Director
Global HEOR
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Ling Su, PhD
Strategic Advisor
Life Science
Sidley Austin, LLP
Siyan Zhan, PhD
Director, Epidemiology
& Bio-statistics
School of Health
& Science
Peking University,

CORE Summit Advisory Board

For three consecutive years, the CORE summit has served as a leading academic summit focusing on the continued development of real world evidence generation, interpretation, implementation and transformation in China. The CORE Summit Board looks forward to continuing to facilitate a global discussion and exchange of ideas and thanks you for your continued support and interest in Real World Evidence based research. Should you have any questions please contact

Danyi Zhang, MD
Chairman of CORE Summit Advisory Board
President and CMO of VitalStrategic Research Institute

Zhijie Zheng, PhD
​Dean, School of Public

Health Shanghai JiaotongUniversity
Yvoone Zhou, PhD
Director, Intelligence
& Analytics
Kaiser Permanente

2013 CORE Summit attendance:

Chinese Medical 

Doctor Association

Shanghai, China

China Outcomes Research
& Evidence Based Medicine Summit

Spring 2015

Shanghai, China