2011: Ph.D in Medical Sciences, Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, the Chinese University of Hong Kong.
2012 till now: Postdoc study at Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge.
Chronic inflammation bridges obesity with type 2 diabetes by affecting energy metabolism in metabolic tissues. My study is aiming to encrypt epigenomic mechanisms underlying macrophage inflammation as well as adjacent metabolic tissue response to inflammatory (and over-nutritional) signals.
Academic honors, awards and prizes
• Best poster award for completed work. 6th ENDOMET-SRP Diabetes joint Retreat. Stockholm, 2016.
• Invited speaker at EMBO conference on Nuclear Receptor. Ajaccio, 2015.
• Invited speaker and awarded distinguished young researcher at 2nd Bayer Asia-Pacific Diabetes Forum. Taipei, 2010.
• Invited speaker and awarded distinguished young investigator at 5th China Endocrinology Congress. Taipei, 2008.