UCLA Center for East-West Medicine
Department of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Rongzheng Ren, with educational background of both Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and English Language and Literature, received a PhD in TCM from Shanghai University of TCM and has finished his postdoctoral research on English for specific purpose (ESP) teaching in Foreign Language College, Fudan University. His topics of interest include translation and cross-cultural communication of TCM.
Dr. Ren is an associate professor in the Foreign Language Department, Shanghai University of TCM. He is sponsored by Shanghai Municipal Education Committee's Senior Visiting Scholar Project to pay an academic visit to CEWM for one year. During his visit he will learn about actual state of TCM and integrative medicine in the United States, which will facilitate his research on strategy and tactics for English translation and communication of TCM. Moreover, his visit will promote the cooperation and exchange between CEWM, UCLA and Shanghai University of TCM.