Chen Keji (1930-).
Professor Chen Keji, MD., a world-renowned scholar, one of the most prominent pioneers of integrative East-West medicine in China, Academician of the China Academy of Sciences, President of the China Association of Integrative Medicine and President of the China Association of Geriatrics. He is Professor of Medicine of Xiyuan Hospital affiliated to China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences, Honorary Doctorate of HK Baptist University, the Chairperson of Academic Committee to Peking University Chinese Medicine Modern Research Center.He is one of the chief researchers of the studies on » Coronary Heart No.II » and the first clinical applier of Ligustrazine (one of the alkaloids of Radix Ligusticum Wallichii ) in treating acute ischemic stroke and studied its metabolism for anti-platelet and anti-thromboxane production. He has systematized over 30,000 original medical archives of the Qing Royal Palace. In 2003, Professor Chen was awarded the First Prize in National Scientific Achievement in China, and he has also won ten more awards of National/Ministerial levels in China.