Rongli Zhang, M.D. Ph.D.
Nonhuman Primate Research Center
Room 304, Ying-Jie Conference Center, Peking University
Beijing, China 100871
Professional Experience:B.S. in 1995, from Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine; Master degree in 1998, from China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine; Ph.D. in Pharmacology in 2003, from China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine; the second B.S. in Computer Software in 2003, from Tsinghua University; Postdoctoral training 2003-2005 at Tsinghua University. Intern 1998-2000 at Wangjing Hospital, China Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine; Assistant Investigator since 2005 at the Institute of Molecular Medicine, Peking University.
Research Interests:1) Create NHP models for metabolic syndrome, cardiac and vascular disease; 2) Preclinical evaluation of gene, cell, and drug therapies for cardiovascular disease with NHP disease models; 3) In vivo assay of cardiovascular function; 4) Molecular mechanisms of Fangji compatibility of Chinese herbal medicine.