Yi-Hung Chen, PhD
Dr Yi Hung Chen is a Professor and Associate Dean at the Graduate Institute of Acupuncture Science, College of Chinese Medicine, China Medical University in Taichung, Taiwan. Dr Chen obtained his Ph D from the Pharmacology Insitutue, College of Medicine at National Taiwan University. He has ever been serving as the Visiting Scholar at the Department of Pharmacology, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA. Nowadays Dr Chen focused his research on the effects of acupuncture relating to analgesia and neuroprotection. His recent study concerns the non opioid acupuncture analgesia mechanisms, which was published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States in 2018. In 2019, Dr. Chen served as the Secretary-General, Taiwan Neuroscience Society from 2017 to 2019 and was awarded the “Outstanding Professor of the China Medical University” in 2019.