UCLA Center for East-West Medicine
Department of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Shaofang Chen Ph.D. is a visiting associate professor of the UCLA Center for East-West Medicine at the Department of Medicine of the David Geffen School of Medicine from November, 2018. She achieved her Ph.D. in clinical integrated traditional and western medicine from the Fujian University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (FJTCM) in 2010. She is a professor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in the FJTCM, teaching Study on Exogenous Febrile Diseases. She also is a physician of TCM in the Third People’s Hospital of Fujian Province treating a variety of digestive diseases such as peptic ulcer, irritable bowel syndrome and chronic hepatitis B using Chinese prescriptions. She is a master graduate tutor of FJTCM. Dr. Chen is the member of Zhongjing Academic Committee, China Association of Chinese Medicine. Her research focuses on the efficacy and mechanisms of TCM on digestive diseases. As the project leader and backbone, she hosted and participated in 15 scientific research projects. A total of 30 academic papers were published in Chinese and English.