Dr. Wei-Chiao Chang
Director, Clinical Pharmacogenomics and Pharmacoproteomics
Taipei Medical University, Taiwan
Dr. Wei-Chiao Chang DPhil. is an assistant professor in the Department of Medical Genetics, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan. He obtained his doctoral degrees in University of Oxford, UK (with Prof. Anant Parekh 2003~2007). He then was recruited by RIKEN Center for Genomic Medicine, Japan, where he worked in Professor Yusuke Nakamura’s center with Professor Mayumi Tamari. In the same year, he was awarded as an international research scientist (FY2008) by RIKEN. He was invited by Prof. Hank Juo to move back to Taiwan as an assistant professor in 2009 and was supported by NSC Distinguished Yong Scientist Project (2011~). Now, he is the Associate Professor in Taipei Medical University.
Dr. Wei-Chiao Chang research interests includes- Pharmacogenomics, Genetic association study in inflammatory diseases/cancer and Calcium channels in cancer cells.