Dr Chinburen Jigjidsuren has been working as the Director-General of National Cancer Center under the Ministry of Health of Mongolia since November 2016. He manages and coordinates the provision of nationwide cancer-related preventive and medical care services of tertiary level and of the conduct of cancer research and trainings.
Dr Chinburen has been working at National Cancer Center since 1998 in roles of surgical oncologist, Head of the Department of Hepato Pancreato Biliary Surgery, as well as the Chief Specialist and Chair of Professional Sub-Committee on Oncology under the Ministry of Health.
He holds membership of many professional associations including Member of Editors’ Board of Clinical and Molecular Hepatology Journal of Korean Association for the Study of the Liver, President of Mongolian Hepato Pancreato Biliary Society, Member of International Living Donor Liver Transplant Group, Member of International and Asia-Pacific Hepato Pancreato Biliary Surgery Association, and Member of Surgical Society of Mongolia.
Dr Chinburen holds a PhD from Tokyo Women’s Medical University in Japan, a Bachelor of Medicine from the National Medical University of Mongolia. He is also an author and co-author of series of national and international scientific publications, professional guidelines and technical reports.