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Professor YANG Peizeng

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PERSONAL INFORMATION:

Yang Peizeng, MD., PhD.

Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Ophthalmology, the First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University

Director, Chongqing Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology

Director, Chongqing Eye Institute

Date of Birth: June 24, 1957 

Nationality: P. R. China

CONTACT INFORMATION:

#1 Yixueyuan Road, Yu Zhong District, Chongqing, 400016, China

TEL: 0086 8901 2851

Fax: 0086 8901 2851

Email: peizengycmu@126.com

EDUCATION :

INSTITUTION AND LOCATION DEGREE YEAR(s) FIELD OF STUDY

Henan Medical University, Zhengzhou, China B.Sc. 1982 Medicine

Henan Medical University, Zhengzhou, China M.S. 1987 Ophthalmology

Sun Yat-sen Medical University, Guangzhou, China Ph.D. 1990 Ocular Immunology

POSITIONS AND EMPLOYMENTS:

1982-1984 Ophthalmologist, Department of Ophthalmology, The First Teaching Hospital, Henan Medical University, Zhengzhou, China.

1990-1995 Associate Professor, Sun Yat-sen Sun Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen Medical University, Guangzhou, China

1994-1995 Visiting Scholar, The Netherlands Ophthalmic Research Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

2002 Research fellow, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland Oregon, USA

1995-2008 Professor and Deputy Director, Sun Yat-sen Sun Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat-sen Medical University; Director, Eye Institute, Guangzhou, China

2008-: Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Ophthalmology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University; Director, Chongqing Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology; Director, Chongqing Eye Institute, Deputy Director, The First Affiliated Hospital of Chongqing Medical University

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION & SERVICES:

1994-: Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)

1997-: Chairman, Chinese Ocular Immunology Society

2002-: Member of the International Uveitis Study Group

2007-: International Council Representative of International Ocular Inflammation Society

2008-: Council Member of International Society for Behcet’s Disease

2008-: Founding Executive Member of Asia-Pacific Intraocular Inflammation Study Group

2010-: Standing committee member, Chinese Ophthalmology Society

2014-: Deputy editor of Curr Mol Med(SCI,IF:3.621)

HONORS & AWARDS:

1994: Second Prize for the achievement in science and technology of Sun Yat-sen Medical University

1995: Yao-zhen Chen Prize

1997: Second Prize for the Achievement in Science and Technology of Chinese Health Ministry

1997: Second Prize for the Achievement in Science and Technology of Guangdong Province

1998: National Prize for the Progress in Science and Technology (Third Prize)

1999: The Second Distinguished Young Scientists nomination of Guangdong Province

1999: Middle-aged Expert with Outstanding Contribution to the Ministry of Health

1999: Teaching and Excellent Teachers of South Guangdong Province

2001: National Model Teacher

2004: First Prize for the Outstanding Achievements of Scientific and Technological Progress in Colleges and Universities (Education Ministry of P. R. China)

2004: Excellent Teachers of Bao-gang Educational Foundations

2004: Chang Jiang Scholars of Chang Jiang Scholars Program

2005: First Prize of Chinese Medical Science and Technology Award (Chinese Medicine Association)

2006: First Prize for the Progress in Science and Technology of Guangdong Province

2006: Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chinese Ophthalmology

2007: National Prize for the Progress in Science and Technology (Second Prize)

2007: National "May Frist" Labor Medal

2007: Fourth Ke Lin Medical Prize

2009: The Sixth “Best Physicians in China” Award of Chinese Doctor Association

2009: Distinguished Achievement Award of Asia-Pacific Intraocular Inflammation Study Group

2010: Second Prize for the Outstanding Achievements of Scientific and Technological Progress in Colleges and Universities (Education Ministry of P. R. China)

2010: Scientist of Bayu Technological Innovation Project in Chongqing Province

2010: Award for Outstanding Achievement Scientist of Chongqing Province

2010: Distinguished Expert of PAR-EU Scholars Program

2011: Outstanding Achievement Award for Progress in Science and Technology of Chongqing Province

2012: Delegate of The 18th National Congress of the Chinese Communist Party

2012: Nomination of Top Ten National Award for Excellent Scientist in China

2012: National Excellent Scientist Award

2013: National model of medical ethics

2013: Golden Key Award (Presented by The Chinese-American ophthalmology Society, for distinguished achievement in ophthalmic research)

2014: First Prize for the Progress in Science and Technology of Chongqing

2014: Award for outstanding professional and technical personnel of China

2015: Lead experts of chief expert studio of Chongqing Province

2016: Achievement Award for Making Good Contributions To The Scientific Programs Of The APAO Congresses

2016: Chief medical expert of Chongqing Province

2017: National Prize for the Progress in Science and Technology (Second Prize)

2017: Golden Apple Award for Distinguished Achievement in Ophthalmic Education presented by The Chinese-American Ophthalmological Society

2017: Contribution Award for enriching people and prospering Chongqing

2018: Chinese good doctor prize

2019: Model of teaching prize

PUBLICATIONS:

A. Monographs and Textbooks

1. Uveitis, P Yang, People’s Medical Publishing House, Beijing. 1998, ISBN7-117-02862-9 (0.6 million Chinese Characters)

2. Clinical Uveitis, P Yang, People’s Medical Publishing House, Beijing. 2004, ISBN 9787117061308 (1.4 million Chinese Characters)

3. Diagnosis and Treatment of Uveitis, P Yang, People’s Medical Publishing House, Beijing. 2009, ISBN 987-7-177-10699-3/R.10700 (2.5 million Chinese Characters)

4. Clinical and Basic Research in Ophthalmology, P Yang, J Chen, J Ge, D Wu. People’s Medical Publishing House Beijing, 2006, ISBN 7-177-07241-5/R.7242 (1.98 million Chinese Characters)

5. Ophthalmology, National textbook for medical university students, the seventh edition, K Zhao and P Yang (eds), People’s Medical Publishing House, Beijing. 2008, ISBN987-7-117-10158-5

6. Ophthalmology, National textbook for medical university students, the eighth edition, K Zhao and P Yang (eds), The People’s Medical Publishing House, Beijing. 2013 in press.

7. Essentials of the Diagnosis &Treatment of Uveitis, P Yang, People’s Medical Publishing House, Beijing. 2016, ISBN978-7-117-22106-1/R.22107(676 thousand Chinese Characters)

B. Peer-reviewed publications in English journals (excludes 142 papers in Chinese literature)

SCI papers published: 238, with 10 representing papers listed as below:

1. Hou S, Du L, Lei B, Pang C, Zhang M, Zhuang W, Zhang M, Huang L ,Gong B, Wang M, Zhang Q, Hu K, Zhou Q, Qi J, Wang C, Tian Y, Ye Z, Liang L, Yu H, Li H, Zhou Y, Cao Q, Liu Y, Bai L, Liao D, Kijlstra A, Xu J, Yang Z, Yang P(corresponding author) . Genome-wide association analysis of Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada syndrome identifies two new susceptibility loci at 1p31.2 and 10q21.3. Nat Genet 2014;46:1007-11.

2. Li H, Hu J, Yang P(corresponding author). A 50-year-old woman with a recurrent eyelid swelling. Lancet Infect Dis 2019 Mar;19(3):338

3. Zhou Q, Hou S,Liang L, Li X, Tian X, Wei L,Lei B, Kijlstra A,Yang P (corresponding author). MicroRNA-146a and Ets-1 gene polymorphisms in ocular Behçet’s disease and Vogt–Koyanagi–Harada syndrome. Ann Rheum Dis 2014;73:170-6

4. Jiang Z, Yang P (corresponding author), Hou S, Du L, Xie L, Zhou H, and Kijlstra A. IL23R gene confers susceptibility to Behcet's disease in a Chinese Han population. Ann Rheum Dis 2010;69:1325-1328.

5. Yu H, Zheng M, Zhang L, Li H, Zhu Y, Cheng L, Li L, Deng B, Kijlstra A, Yang P(corresponding author) . Identification of two novel susceptibility SNPs in IL10 and IL23R-IL12RB2 for Behçet's disease in Han Chinese. J Allergy Clin Immunol S0091-6749(16)30522-X.

6. Chi W, Yang P (corresponding author), Li B, Wu C, Jin H, Zhu X, Chen L, Zhou H, Huang X, Kijlstra A. IL-23 promotes CD4+T cells to produce IL-17 in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2007;119:1218-1224.

7. Du L, Kijlstra A, Yang P (corresponding author). Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease: Novel insights into pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment. Prog Retin Eye Res 2016;52:84-111.

8. Zhong Z, Su G, Kijlstra A, Yang P (corresponding author). Activation of the Interleukin-23/Interleukin-17 Signalling Pathway in Autoinflammatory and Autoimmune Uveitis. Prog Retin Eye Res 2020 May 15;100866.

9. Ye Z, Zhang N, Wu C, Zhang X, Wang Q, Huang X, Du L, Cao Q, Tang J, Zhou C, Hou S, He Y, Xu Q, Xiong X, Kijlstra A, Nan Qin, Yang P (corresponding author). A metagenomic study of the gut microbiome in Behcet's disease. Microbiome 2018 Aug 4;6(1):135

10. Hou S, Qi J, Liao D, Zhang Q, Fang J, Zhou Y, Liu Y, Bai L, Zhang M, Kijlstra A,Yang P(corresponding author) . Copy Number Variations of C4 are associated with Behcet's disease but not with Ankylosing spondylitis associated with Acute anterior uveitis. Arthritis Rheum-us 2013;65:2963-2970.