Yang Yuchuan (1923-)
Professor Wang Yuchuan (1923-), male, of the Han nationality, comes from Fengxian County, Shanghai. He is a famous traditional Chinese medicine scholar and an expert in Huang Di Nei Jing and the Basic Theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine. He was the earliest among the Chinese medicine scholars to study the theoretical system and academic connotation of Huang Di Nei Jing. He enjoys the special subsidy of the government and was a member of the 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th National Committee, Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference. Professor Wang was ever one of the vice-presidents, Academic Committee Director, and Director of the Higher Professional Post Evaluation Committee of the former Beijing College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Currently he is a consultant to the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine, and a member of the Higher Education Self-Learning Examination Committee of Beijing Municipality, a member of the Higher Education Faculty Post Evaluation Committee, and Honorary Director of the Institute of the Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine. He has devoted himself for years to research in the basic theories of Chinese medicine and Nei Jing. His main researches are in the field of the evalution of yin-yang theory, theories of qi and blood circulation, theory of the five elements , etc. He is the chief editor of the Connotation to Su Wen, Huang Di Nei Jing, Nei Jing Textbook, Health Preservation with Traditional Chinese Medicine, etc. He has also published more than 30 theses.