Dr. Yuan-Ting Zhang is currently the Director of Joint Research Center for Biomedical Engineering and Professor of Department of Electronic Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK), Hong Kong, China. He serves concurrently the Director of the Key Lab for Health Informatics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (HICAS) at SIAT, Shenzhen, China. He is the first Head of the Division of Biomedical Engineering at CUHK and the founding Director of the CAS-SIAT Institute of Biomedical and Health Engineering. Dr. Zhang was elected to the AdCom of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS) in 1999 and became previously the Vice-President of the IEEE-EMBS in 2000. He served as the Technical Program Chair and the General Conference Chair of the 20th and 27th IEEE-EMBS Annual International Conferences in 1998 and 2005, respectively. He also served on IEEE Medal on Innovations in Healthcare Technology Award Committee and IEEE Fellow Elevation Committee. He severed on the editorial boards of several international journals in biomedical engineering such as the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine (T-ITB). Dr. Zhang serves currently on the Fellow Membership Committee of the International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering, IEEE-EMBS Technical Committee on Information Technology in Biomedicine, HK-ITC Projects Assessment Panel, , the IEEE-EMBS Summer School Steering Committee, the BSN Steering Committee, and the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (J-BHI) which was retitled from T-ITB in Jan., 2013. Dr. Zhang's current research interests include wearable medical devices, body sensor networks, physiological modeling, neural engineering, cardiovascular health informatics, and m-u-p-Heath technologies. He has authored and co-authored over 400 scientific publications in BME and filed over 30 patents, some of which have been successfully licensed for commercialization. His research work has won him and his students/teams numerous honors/awards including the best journal paper awards from IEEE-EMBS, best conference paper awards from IFMBE, and the Grand Award in e-Health at the Asia-Pacific ICTAAC in Melbourne in 2009. He is the recipient of the IEEE-EMBS outstanding service award in 2006. Dr. Zhang holds the fellowships from the International Academy of Medical and Biological Engineering (IAMBE), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the development of wearable medical devices and mobile health technologies. Dr. Zhang completed his undergraduate and Master Degree studies in 1976 and 1981, respectively, in telecommunication from Department of Electronics of Shandong University and was conferred a Ph.D. in electrical engineering at the Institute of Bioengineering from the University of New Brunswick in 1990.