Current photo: 
Photo credit: 
Zi-Jiang Chen

Public contact information

Phone: 
+86 531 85651190
Address: 
Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong University – No.157 Jingliu Road, Ji’nan, Shandong province 250001 – China

Fellow
Chen
Zi-Jiang
Current position: 
Chair and Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology / Director, National Research Center for ART and Reproductive Genetics / Director, Center for Reproductive Medicine, Shandong University
Current nationality: 
China
Current residence: 
China
Affiliation/Institution: 
Shandong University
Biodata: 
Chen, a leading academic physician in the field of obstetrics and gynecology and an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, has been focusing on reproductive endocrinology, infertility and birth defect for over 30 years. She has led a series of multi-center clinical trials on critical issues in assisted reproduction and put forward an evolving standard about frozen embryo in clinical In vitro fertilisation (IVF). She is also interested in the study of early embryo development and has advanced the understanding of activation mechanisms of the human embryonic genome and the establishment of chromatin structure during mammalian embryonic development. In addition, she owns patents of several innovative clinical technologies for assisted reproduction and birth defect prevention. She has published more than 300 peer-reviewed articles in journals including New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, Nature, Cell, Nature Genetics, etc.
Sustainable Development Goals: 
3 - Good health and well-being
Keywords: 
Assisted Reproductive Technology, Reproductive genetics, Reproductive endocrinology
Elected
2022
Section:
04-Medical and Health Sciences incl. Neurosciences
Last updated on 22/08/2022