Jeng-Jong Hwang, who serves as a Molecular Radiation Biologist, obtained his Ph.D. degree from Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA, in 1990. He served as a Research Associate in Radiology at Duke University, Durham, NC, USA (1990-1991), and a Visiting Professor at the Division of Cell and Molecular Biology, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, CA, USA (2002-2003). He works currently as a Professor at the Department of Biomedical Imaging and Radiological Sciences (BIRS) at National Yang-Ming University (NYMU), Taipei, Taiwan. He won the Excellent Teaching Award in 2009 at NYMU. He was also awarded the Best SCI Paper Award from The Cancer Prevention Society, Taiwan, in 2009. From 2006 to 2009, he was the Department Chairman of BIRS. His recent research interests are applying multimodalities of molecular imaging in studies of the adoptive immunotherapy, rheumatoid arthritis, psychooncology, and cancer theranostics efficacy evaluation with combination of chemotherapeutic drugs and ionizing radiation using reporter genes transfected tumor-bearing animal models.
Biography Updated on 20 August 2015