Dr. Yijia Li has a bachelor degree of biology from Tsinghua University and double degree of Economics and Management from Peking University. After his Ph.D. at Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, he joined Shunxi-Monash University Joint Lab, participated and facilitated several translational projects with Monash University, University of Melbourne and NHMRC. In 2015, he was appointed as the director of Yunnan Province Stem Cell Bank (YSCB). In 2018, he joined Tsinghua University Yangtze Delta Research Institute focusing on Stem cell translational research. He leads several projects in both China and Australia with fund up to nearly 2 million USD and has translated several books into Chinese including 6th Edition of NetCord-FACT Cord Blood Accreditation Manual and Common Standards for Cellular Therapies.