Dr. Jianguo Cheng is Professor of Anesthesiology and Director of the Cleveland Clinic Multidisciplinary Pain Medicine Fellowship Program and President-elect of AAPM. As a clinician, Dr. Cheng was recognized as one of the Best Doctors in America and one of the 70 Best Pain Management Physicians in America. As a principal investigator, Dr. Cheng has conducted laboratory and clinical research that is supported by research grants from the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Defense, and other funding agencies. He has published more than 130 research papers, review articles, and book chapters. As an educator, Dr. Cheng has trained more than 130 postdoctoral fellows, clinical pain fellows, and clinical research fellows. As a recognized leader, Dr. Cheng serves as Vice President for Scientific Affairs of the American Academy of Pain Medicine and is the immediate past Chairman of the US Section of the World Institute of Pain. He serves on the Board of Directors of American Academy of Regenerative Medicine. He also serves as Senior Editor of Pain Medicine, Associate Editor of Pain Practice, and executive editor for several other scientific journals. Dr. Cheng has been playing active leadership roles in the Association of University Anesthesiologist, the American Board of Anesthesiology, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Association of Pain Program Directors, and American Pain Association. Dr. Cheng was trained in Pain Medicine at Harvard University, Surgery and Anesthesiology at University of Louisville, Medicine and Neurology at the Qingdao University, and Neurosciences at the Universities of Guelph, Manitoba and Alberta.
- Professor & Program Director
- Cleveland, OH