Zhimin Chen | Traditional Chinese Medicine | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Zhimin Chen, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Best Researcher Award

Doctorate at Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese medicine, China

Dr. Zhimin Chen is an accomplished researcher and academic professional dedicated to the advancement and preservation of traditional Chinese medicine. He holds a Master’s degree in Pharmaceutics and a Ph.D. in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Dr. Chen has contributed significantly to the modernization of TCM, emphasizing its cultural and historical context. As an Associate Professor and Director of the Teaching and Research Section at Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, he plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of TCM education and research. Dr. Chen is recognized as a municipal inheritor of “Traditional Chinese Medicine Processing Technology,” a representative national intangible cultural heritage project of China. His work spans the development of high-quality TCM products, participation in research projects, and contributions to the formulation of standards for TCM decoction pieces and formula granules. Dr. Chen’s achievements include numerous publications, awards, and recognition as one of the top ten intangible cultural heritage figures in Chengdu in 2022.

Professional Profiles:

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📚 Education:

Master’s Degree (2013/09-2016/06):

Ph.D. (2016/09-2019/06):

  • Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Major: Traditional Chinese Medicine

professional journey:

Dr. Zhimin Chen has demonstrated a progressive and impactful academic journey through his various roles at Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Commencing as a Postdoctoral Researcher from July 2019 to August 2022, he contributed significantly to research endeavors at the university. His dedication and expertise led him to assume the position of Lecturer at the School of Pharmacy from October 2019 to February 2023, where he actively contributed to the academic development within his field.

Building upon his research and teaching experience, Dr. Chen currently holds the esteemed position of Associate Professor and serves as the Director of the Teaching and Research Section at the School of Pharmacy, a role he has held since February 2023. In this capacity, he not only imparts knowledge to students but also takes a leadership role in guiding research initiatives within the institution.

Throughout his academic career, Dr. Zhimin Chen’s contributions have been multifaceted, encompassing research, teaching, and administrative responsibilities. His commitment to the modernization of traditional Chinese medicine and the protection of intangible cultural heritage highlights his dedication to both academic excellence and the preservation of valuable cultural practices. As an Associate Professor, he continues to play a pivotal role in shaping the academic landscape at Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Research Interests:

Modernization of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM):

  • Investigating innovative approaches and techniques to enhance the efficacy, safety, and applicability of traditional Chinese herbal medicine in contemporary healthcare.

Intangible Cultural Heritage Inheritance:

  • Engaging in research that contributes to the protection and continuation of intangible cultural heritage skills associated with traditional Chinese medicine processing technology.

Innovation in TCM Processing Technology:

  • Exploring novel methods and technologies for the processing of traditional Chinese herbal medicines, aiming to improve efficiency, quality, and standardization.

Development of TCM Products:

  • Researching and developing high-quality traditional Chinese medicine products that meet modern healthcare standards, potentially involving the application of innovative formulations or delivery systems.

Standardization of TCM Decoction Pieces and Formula Granules:

  • Contributing to the establishment and improvement of standards for traditional Chinese medicine decoction pieces and formula granules to ensure quality and consistency in TCM practices.

Cultural and Historical Aspects of TCM:

  • Exploring the cultural and historical context of traditional Chinese medicine, including its evolution over time and its significance in the broader cultural heritage landscape.

Integration of TCM with Modern Medicine:

  • Investigating ways to integrate traditional Chinese medicine practices with modern medical approaches to provide holistic and comprehensive healthcare solutions.

Publications (TOP NOTES):

Wuzi Yanzong prescription (五子衍宗丸) from Traditional Chinese Medicine for male infertility: a narrative review

  • Authors: Chen, Z., Ao, M., Liao, Y., … Hu, C., Gao, Y.
  • Journal: Journal of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Year: 2023

Material basis and mechanism of Curcuma longa tuberous roots with and without vinegar processing in treating primary dysmenorrhea

  • Authors: Peng, Y., Dong, B.-H., Jiang, Y.-X., … Xu, R.-C., Chen, Z.-M.
  • Year: 2023
  • Citation Count: 2

Ligustri Lucidi Fructus, a traditional Chinese Medicine: Comprehensive review of botany, traditional uses, chemical composition, pharmacology, and toxicity

  • Authors: Cao, M., Wu, J., Peng, Y., … Yu, L., Chen, Z.
  • Journal: Journal of Ethnopharmacology
  • Year: 2023
  • Citation Count: 7

Polysaccharides from Chinese materia medica: Perspective towards cancer management

  • Authors: Qiang, M., Cai, P., Ao, M., … Chen, Z., Yu, L.
  • Journal: International Journal of Biological Macromolecules
  • Year: 2023
  • Citation Count: 4

Curcumae Radix: a review of its botany, traditional uses, phytochemistry, pharmacology and toxicology

  • Authors: Ao, M., Li, X., Liao, Y., … Chen, Z., Yu, L.
  • Journal: Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
  • Year: 2022
  • Citation Count: 3