6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

20th Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Congress

6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Prof. Luo Shue-Fen, MD

Academic Professor of the Department of Rheumatology, Allergy, Immunology - Taipei Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taiwan

Prof. Luo Shue-Fen is the Clinical and Academic Professor of the Department of Rheumatology, Allergy, Immunology at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taipei, Taiwan.

She obtained her MD from National Taiwan University, where she also completed her medical residency and rheumatology fellowship. She has been working at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital and was the Director of Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology from 1986 to 1999. And she was appointed Clinical Professor in 2005 and Academic Professor of Department of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology since 2011 to present.

Professor Luo has served as Secretary General of Taiwan Rheumatology Association (TRA) from 2001 to 2004, and as President of TRA from 2007 to 2010. She was chairman of the APLAR Symposium (Asia-Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology) 2011, and was the Vice President of APLAR from 2012 to 2014. She is also on the Executive Committee of Taiwan Rheumatology Association, Chinese Society of Immunology and Taiwan Osteoporosis Association.

She has been principal investigator for various clinical trials on treatment of RA, SLE and rheumatic diseases. Her recent research has also focused on epidemiology and comorbidity of rheumatic diseases.