Kou-Gi. Shyu received his M.D. degree in 1986 from College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan and his Ph.D. degree in 1995 from Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University. He is currently an Attending Physician at the Division of Cardiology, Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan and a Professor of medicine at the Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, Taipei Medical University. From 2005 till 2009, Dr. Shyu was the Chief of the Division of Cardiology, Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, and from 2004 till 2005 he was the Director of the Department of Education and Research of the same hospital. Moreover, Dr. Shyu has published more than 110 peer-reviewed articles in SCI Journals including Circulation, JACC, Cardiovascular Research, ATVB, and Hypertension. His research interests are in the fields of angiogenesis and vasculogenesis with gene and cell therapy, molecular mechanism of mechanical stretch, and hypoxic and hyperbaric oxygen effect on vascular cells.
Biography Updated on 26 December 2010