Professor of Rheumatology, Chief, Department of Rheumatology and Immunity Director, Center of Clinical Immunology Director, Institute of Rheumatology and Immunology - Peking University Medical School, Beijing
Professor Li is currently the President of Clinical Immunology Association of China, the Honorary President of Chinese Rheumatology Association (CRA), the Past President of Asian and Pacific League Against Rheumatism (APLAR). He is also the Past President of International League of Associations for Rheumatology (ILAR). He is Associate Editor of Clinical Rheumatology, and Associate Editor of International Journal of Rheumatic Disease, the Chief Editor of Chinese Journal of Rheumatology, and the Chief Editor of Chinese Journal of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology. In addition, he serves on the editorial boards of Nat Rev Rheum, Ann Rheum Dis, Curr Opin Rheum, and Clin Exp Rheum. He has published over 500 articles on peer reviewed journals, including Nat Med, Nat Genet, Immunity, Cell H&M, Ann Internal Med, and Ann Rheum Dis. He has contributed as Chief-Editor or author to over 30 textbooks and book chapters in Rheumatology and Immunology.
His interests are immune therapy and mechanism of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus.