I am Dr. Yu-Chiang Hung who is a citizen of Taiwan. I am 52 years old, born on 5th of January 1965. I am currently serving as an attending and director of Department of Chinese medicine ,and an academic associate professor in the Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital. I graduated and got my Bachelor's degree from the China Medical University in 1990 , another M.D . degree from the National Yang-Ming University in 1992 , and Ph.D. degree from the Chang Gung University in 2010. My PhD thesis was “Functional proteomic study in bioactive compounds of radix Salvia miltiorrhiza”. I had found that Salvia miltiorrhiza could inhibit vascular smooth muscle cell proliferation to treat atherosclerosis. I was awarded “Research thesis of scholarship” in Integrate Traditional Chinese and West medicine 2009 , and “Best academic award” in National Union of Chinese Medical Doctors’ Association 2015 and 2016.
My areas of interest are Chinese medicine, Chinese herbs , and acupuncture of complementary and alternative medicine in cardiovascular and respiratory diseases.