Yi-Ping Hou is a Professor at the Department of Neuroscience, Anatomy and Histology, School of Basic Medical Sciences, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, Gansu, China. Hou graduated at the Medical College of Lanzhou University (1983) and received the M.D. degree from the Department of Anatomy of the same college (1988). Hou was a Visiting Scholar (1999-2000) at the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute, McGill University, QC, Canada. Hou's main areas of expertise include sleep-wake regulation and neurotoxicity. Hou has received several Grants from the National Natural Science Foundation of China, in 2007, 2011, and 2012, with nos. 30670677, 89071076, and 81171254, respectively. Hou is a Council Member of the Chinese Society for Neuroscience, Chinese Society for Anatomy and the Chinese Sleep Research Society and is the Executive Member of the Council of the Special Commission for Physiology and Pharmacology.
Biography Updated on 13 November 2011