Name: Zhihai Peng
Country of residence: China
Date of birth: August 1958
Place of birth: Shandong Province
Job Titles: Vice chairman of Organ Transplant Division, Chinese Physician Association; director and member of the First Transplant Management Committee of the Chinese Physician Association; former vice president of Shanghai City No. 1 People’s Hospital; current deputy director of the Medical and Life Science Department of Xiamen University; chief physician of General Surgery of Xiang’an Hospital affiliated with Xiamen University; Ph.D. supervisor.
In April 2017, Li Wengang, a hepatobiliary physician of Xiamen 174 Hospital said that Peng Zhihai has done more than 5,000 liver transplants, reaching over 400 transplants per year over the past several years.
Investigation via phone call
Time of Investigation: November 16, 2018 (phone number: 13761010066)
Investigator: You are still using organs from Falun Gong (practitioners), and they are all healthy donors, right?
Peng Zhihai: Surely they are healthy. How could it work if they were not healthy?
Investigator: We still need you to double check the main issue regarding the donors, Falun Gong donors!
Peng Zhihai: No problem, no problem.
On April 30, 2017, Li Wengang, a liver and gallbladder physician from Xiamen 174 Hospital said in an investigation call, “Peng Zhihai from Shanghai Jiaotong University Transplant Center has been here for several days. He is preparing for surgeries at Xiamen University. He has done more than 5,000 liver transplants, reaching over 400 transplants per year over the past several years” “The surgery is not complicated. The donor source is key. Peng has donor sources across the country. We invited him here because we rely on him to get donors.”