Shiu-Jau Chen

Mackay Medical College

Shiu-Jau Chen obtained a medical doctor (MD) degree at National Taiwan University in 1994 and completed his Ph.D. in Anatomy and Cell Biology at National Taiwan University in 2013. Currently, he serves as a director in the department of neurosurgery at Mackay Memorial Hospital and an assistant professor at Mackay Medical College. He is a managing supervisor in Taiwan Society for Neurovascular Surgery and Intervention form 2015 till now. Additionally, he was a managing supervisor in Taiwan Neurospinal Society from 2015/06 to 2017/06. His specialty is neurosurgery and brain disease treatment. His research focuses on the prevention and therapy of narcotic addiction and Parkinson’s disease treatment using cell therapy. He is also interested in studies for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases using the CRISPR/Cas system and cancer therapy using immunotherapy.