Xue Ming was born in China. She graduated from Shanghai Medical University, Shanghai, China, in 1984 and received her Ph.D. degree in pharmacology from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) in 1991. Subsequently, Dr. Ming completed a residency in pediatrics at The State University of New York, Syracuse, NY, USA, and a fellowship in pediatric neurology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Md, USA. She joined the faculty of the Department of Neurosciences and Neurology at the New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ in 1997 and is currently an Associate Professor of neurology at the same department. Dr. Ming is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with special competence in child neurology and its subspecialty in sleep medicine. Her research and clinical interests are clinical aspects of autism spectrum disorders, genetic and environmental factors contributing to autism, animal models of autism, oxidative stress in developmental disorders, autonomic dysfunction, sleep disorders, and developmental and behavioral disorders. Dr. Ming was awarded with grants from the Cure Autism Now foundation, the New Jersey Governor’s Council on Autism Biomedical Research, the Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey, the UMDNJ Foundation, among others. Dr. Ming was recognized as best physician of the year by Center for Outreach and Services for Autism Community in 2003 and has served as reviewer for grant funding agencies and peer-reviewed journals.
Biography Updated on 3 July 2011