6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

20th Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology Congress

6-9 September 2018 | Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Shih-Hwa Chiou

Director, Stem Cell Center, Department of Medical Research - Taipei Veterans General Hospital

Position Title / Affiliations
Director, Stem Cell Center, Department of Medical Research, Taipei Veterans General Hospital
Distinguished Chair Professor, The Institute of Pharmacology / The Institute of Clinical Medicine & Gemonic Center, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Appointment Researcher, Genomics Research Center, Academia Sinica, Taiwan

Eductation
1987 – 1994: MD – Medicine, School of Medicine, National Defense Medical College
1999 – 2002: PhD – Retinal biology, Neuroscience, Virology, Institute of Clinical Medicine, National Yang-Ming University
2002: Post-Doc – Stem Cell, Gene Delivery, City of Hope Hospital / National Beckman Research Institute, Stem Cell Lab/Bone Marrow Transplant Center, USA
2007: Visiting Researcher – Cancer Stem Cell & Therapy, Department of Molecular Biochemistry, The Scripps Research Institute, USA
2016: Visiting Scholar – Retinal Stem Cell Therapy & Transplantation, Stem Cell Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children Hospital, MA, USA

Positions and Employment
1994-1999: Resident/Fellow training, Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan
2000-2002: Attending physician, Department of Ophthalmology, TVGH
2002: Post-Doc, City of Hope, Bone Marrow Transplant/Stem Cell Lab, CA, USA
2003-2004: Chief, the section of Ophthalmology, Tauyuan Veterans Hospital
2005: Attending physician, Department of Medical Research & Education, TVGH
2006: Associate professor, Institute of Clinical Medicine & Medical School, National Yang-Ming University
2007: Visiting Researcher, Molecular Biochemistry, The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), CA, USA
2010: Professor, Institute of Pharmacology/Medical School, National Yang-Ming University
2016: Distinguished Professor, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University