2020台灣生技月 Bio Taiwan 生物科技大展

2020 台灣生技月 南港展覽館

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劉扶東 副院長

BIO Asia-Taiwan 2020 Organizing Committee

Committee Members

 

劉扶東
Fu-Tong Liu

中央研究院 副院長

Vice President
Academia Sinica

 


 

現職:
中央研究院副院長
 
學歷:

國立臺灣大學化學學士(1970)
美國芝加哥大學化學博士(1976)
美國邁阿密大學醫學院醫學博士(1987)
 
經歷:

美國斯克里普斯醫療研究中心實驗醫學系過敏研究部門副教授兼主任(1990-96)
美國拉霍亞過敏及免疫學院過敏部門教授兼主任(1996-2001)
美國加州大學戴維斯分校醫學院皮膚系教授兼主任(2001-11)、特聘教授兼主任(2011-12)、名譽特聘教授(2012迄今)
中央研究院生物醫學科學研究所特聘研究員(2010-2018)兼所長(2010-17)
 
專長:

過敏、免疫、醣類生物學、皮膚學

榮譽:
加州大學戴維斯分校Joan Oettinger紀念獎(癌症及肺病研究)(2005)
臺灣皮膚科醫學會呂耀卿紀念獎(2006)
美國科學促進會選任會員(2013)
伊朗花剌子模國際科學獎(2015)
斐陶斐榮譽學會傑出成就獎 (2017)
美國發明家學院院士(2019)

 

 
Dr. Fu-Tong Liu is currently Vice President of Academia Sinica, Taiwan. He received his BS degree in Chemistry from National Taiwan University and PhD degree in Chemistry from University of Chicago. He performed postdoctoral work first in organic chemistry and subequently in immunology. Then he joined the faculty at the Scripps Research Institute (TSRI). He attended the two-year PhD to MD program at University of Miami and then received dermatology residency training at University of California-San Diego, while maintaining his research program at TSRI. He served as Head of the Allergy Research Section at TSRI and directed the Division of Allergy at La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology. In 2001, he was appointed as Professor (and then Distinguished Professor) and Chair of Dermatology, University of California-Davis. In 2010, he returned to Taiwan and became Distinguished Research Fellow and Director at Institute of Biomedical Sciences, Academia Sinica.  He was appointed as Vice President of Academia Sinica in 2016. He is currently President of Chinese Society of Immunology, Taiwan.
 
Dr. Liu contributed to the identification of the family of animal lectins galectins. His current research is focused on the investigation of the functions of this family in inflammation, innate immunity, cancer, and adiposity. Dr. Liu has published close to 360 original scientific papers and review articles. His papers have been cited over 29,000 times and his h-index is 92 (Google Scholar). He was an associate editor of Journal of Clinical Investigation and is currently on the editorial board of a number of journals, including Glycobiology and Experimental Dermatology, and is on the reviewer board of Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. He is an elected member of Association of American Physicians, Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Academician of Academia Sinica, and Fellow of National Academy of Inventors. He was First Laureate of the 2015 Khwarizmi International Award.