Professor Li is currently Professor of Pediatric Surgery at the department of Pediatric Surgery, The Capital Institution of Pediatrics, Beijing, China. Graduated from the China Medical University in 1985 and completed the postgraduate pediatric surgical training, he started the career as a full-time pediatric surgeon in Beijing Children’s Hospital. Received training as Visiting Research Fellow in pediatric surgery at Queen Mary Hospital of Hongkong in 1997 and overseas training as Visiting Surgical Fellow in advanced laparoscopic pediatric surgery at the Juntendo University School of Medicine and in pediatric liver transplantation at the Tokyo University School of Medicine in Tokyo, Japan in 2000. Since 2001, Professor Li and his team have developed a large pediatric laparoscopic surgery programme in China. He also established pediatric liver transplantation programme with the first successful pediatric liver transplantation in Beijing in November 2001. He has contributed more than 210 articles, 2 books, 1 set of laparoscopic video and several book chapters to the pediatric surgery literature. Professor Li has special interests in Pediatric hepatobiliary surgery and pediatric minimally invasive surgery and his team has undertaken more than 20,000 laparoscopic operations for children, espicially in biliary atresia, with avery aged 87 days, about 150 cases each year.