Dr. Wang is the Chief of Laboratory Services for Microbiology, Virology and Molecular Diagnostics in the Department of Pathology at Westchester Medical Center. He is double board-certified in clinical microbiology and molecular diagnostics by the American Board of Medical Microbiology and American Board of Clinical Chemistry. Dr. Wang received his education and training in clinical medicine and epidemiology in China. He earned his Ph.D. degree in medical microbiology from University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and completed an accredited fellowship in clinical & public health microbiology at University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center. At Westchester Medical Center, Dr. Wang joins the Pathology Department and provides mainly clinical diagnostic services in microbiology and molecular diagnostics. He developed several home-brew molecular tests for in vitro diagnosis of infectious diseases. Apart from his clinical work, he has been serving as principal investigator of multiple research projects. The areas of his interest include laboratory diagnosis of infectious diseases, especially molecular detection and mechanism studies of emerging tick-borne diseases and antimicrobial resistance. He has published more than 50 peer-reviewed papers on these subjects.