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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Zhang.

Zhang Wenkang (simplified Chinese: 张文康traditional Chinese: 張文康pinyin: Zhāng Wénkāng; born 1940 in Nanhui, Shanghai) was the health minister of China during the SARS outbreak who was sacked for mishandling the matter.

Zhang was a supporter of former President Jiang Zemin. After he was fired, he was placed in various ceremonial positions.

Government offices
Preceded by
Chen Minzhang
Minister of Health of China
1998 – 2003
Succeeded by
Wu Yi


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