YU Minbin
Deputy Secretary
YU Minbin, a native of Raoping, Guangdong Province, was born in September 1963. He is a member of the Communist Party of China (CPC). He holds a doctoral degree, and is currently a professor of ophthalmology as well as a doctoral advisor. Dr. Yu is an expert entitled to the Government Special Allowance by the State Council, an honoree of the Middle-Aged and Young Experts with Outstanding Contributions program of the National Health Commission, and a leading talent in medical science in Guangdong Province. He serves as Deputy Director of the Glaucoma Group for the Chinese Ophthalmological Society, an expert member of the Chinese Ophthalmological Society, Vice President of the Guangdong Medical Doctor Association and Vice Chairman of its Ophthalmology Subspecialty, and Chairman of Eye Care Branch for the Guangdong Hospital Association.

After graduating from the Sun Yat-sen University of Medical Science in 1984, Dr. Yu joined Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center (ZOC) at the university. He worked toward his PhD degree at ZOC from 1989 to 1994. He was appointed Associate Professor in 1996 and promoted to Chief Ophthalmologist in 2002. In 2003, Dr. Yu was appointed Professor and later that same year was granted eligibility to serve as a dissertation supervisor. Since 2009, he has continuously served in leadership capacities for the Glaucoma Department at ZOC.

In his roles in university and hospital administration, Dr. Yu served as Deputy Director of the Human Resources Department at Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU) from April 2003 to April 2012. Dr. Yu was the Associate Director of ZOC, and Head of the Department of Optometry and Vision Science in Zhongshan School of Medicine from December 2006 to December 2011. In January 2012, he was appointed Secretary of the ZOC Committee of the CPC, Associate Director of ZOC, and Head of the Department of Optometry and Vision Science in Zhongshan School of Medicine. In June 2014, he became a member of the Standing Committee of SYSU Party Committee and Vice President of Sun Yat-sen University. In April 2017, he was appointed as Deputy Secretary of the SYSU Party Committee.