Jianyuan Chai received his Ph.D. degree from the City University of New York, USA, in 1998, and completed his postdoctoral training at Harvard University in 2001. Currently, he is a Principal Investigator at the U.S Department of Veterans Affairs and a faculty member at the Department of Medicine at University of California, Irvine, USA. Dr. Chai has published over 30 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in diverse areas including protozoology, parasitology, arachnology, marine biology, cardiology, and gastroenterology. His current research focuses on acid reflux induced esophageal cancer. He holds professional membership with AGA, AHA, and ASBMB. In addition, he has been a solicited reviewer for multiple journals and grants and also serves on the editorial board of multiple professional journals.
Biography Updated on 3 April 2012