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Fellow
Chang
Mei-Hwei
Current position: 
Distinguished Chair Professor
Current nationality: 
Taiwan, China
Current residence: 
Taiwan, China
Affiliation/Institution: 
Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine - National Taiwan University Hospital
Biodata: 
Chang [M.D., 1974, National Taiwan University (NTU)] is Distinguished Chair Professor, NTU; past-president, Federation of the International Societies of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; member of Hepatology and Pancreaticobiliary Working Group, Internal Medicine Topic Advisory Group for the 11th Revision of the International Classification of Disease, WHO. She provided the first evidence for hepatitis B vaccine as the first effective cancer preventive vaccine in human. Her prizes include Distinguished Achievement Award of American Association for the Study of Liver diseases (AASLD); The World Academy of Sciences Prize; ISI Citation Classic Award; Sheila Sherlock Award of the International Association for the Study of the Liver; Canadian Association for the Study of Liver / Canadian Liver Foundation Sass-Kortsak Award; Asian Pacific Primary Liver Cancer Expert Prof. JL Sung’s Award; Academician of Academia Sinica; Fellow of AASLD.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
Keywords: 
Viral hepatitis; liver cancer; cancer prevention; pediatric hepatology; screening for biliary atresia.
Elected
2018
Section:
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
TWAS Awards: 
TWAS Prize in Medical Sciences (2013)
Last updated on 15/05/2018