UCLA Center for East-West Medicine
Department of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Ping Wang Ph.D., LAc, M.D.(China) has gained extensive clinical experience and practices in China, Japan, and the U.S. She has a thorough knowledge of both Western Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM).
After graduated from Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in China, the year of 2002, she worked as a physician of TCM in Liaoning Hospital of Integrative Eastern-Western Medicine (the 2nd Affiliated Hospital of Liaoning University of TCM) for 4 years. In 2006, she went to Japan and earned her Ph.D. in Medicine from Graduate School of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chiba University. While studying in Japan, she also had been working as a clinical specialist and lecturer of TCM for years. Her clinical interest is in treating multiple pain syndromes, women’s health, infertility, insomnia, anxiety, digestive disorders and cardiovascular diseases.
Dr. Wang is also a professor of South Baylo University - School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and Assistant Project Scientist of the Department of Medicine, UCLA. As a Ph.D. and scientist, she has wide experience in basic and clinical research and peer-reviewed publications in journals such as Chinese Archives of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Journal of Practical Traditional Chinese Internal Medicine, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Journal of American Heart Association, Hypertension, The Journal of clinical investigation, etc. Her studies covered a wide field including heart disease, diabetes, cancer, etc. Dr. Wang is the member of Liaoning Society of Integrated Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine, Incorporated Nonprofit Organization Chinese Medical Association in Japan, American Heart Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science and America Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists. She has also served as the invited editor or reviewer of many journals such as Chinese Medicine, American Journal of Chinese Medicine, Cardiovascular Diabetology, Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, The Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, Arteriosclerosis Thrombosis and Vascular Biology, The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, etc.