James Chih-Hsin Yang


National Taiwan University Cancer Center Cancer Research Center, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University


Superintendent and Director


Ph.D. Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine

College of Medicine, National Taiwan University  

Sep1996-Jan 2000

M.D. School of Medicine, Medical College, National Taiwan University

Sep1979-June 1986



  • Distinguished Service Award, Paul A. Bunn Jr. Scientific Award, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer at World Lung Cancer Conference 2022, Vienna

  • Clarivate (Web-of-Science) Highly Cited Researcher, Clinical Medicine, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, H-index 74

  • Lecture Award, Formosa Medical Society 2022 Nov

  • Distinguished Achievement Award, Phi-Tau-Phi Honorary Society, Taiwan 2022

  • 24th National Chair Professorship Award, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2021-2024

  • National Taiwan University Chair Professor, 2021-2024 

  • Distinguished Scholar Chair Award (2019-2021), Foundation For the Development of Outstanding Scholarship

  • 62th Academic Award, Biomedical or Agricultural, Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 2018

  • Distinguished research award, Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan, 2015-2017

  • Distinguished research award, National Science Council Taiwan, 2012-2014

  • 22nd TECO Award in Biology/Biomedical Engineering/Agricultural Technology, 2015

  • Kobayashi Cancer Research Foundation Award, presented at Asian Clinical Oncology Society meeting, Seoul, Korea, 2012 

  • Distinguished research award, National Taiwan University Hospital, 2012

  • Hsu Chien-Ten Cancer Research Award, Chinese Oncology Society 2009

  • Poster Award, Joint Cancer Society Annual Meeting, Taiwan, May 1999, 2005

  • Research Award, National Science Council, 1996, 1999, 2000, 2001,2002,2003,2004,2005, 2006

  • Best Service Award, National Taiwan University Hospital, 1999

  • Scholarship for physicians in doctoral program, Institute of Biomedical Science, Academia Sinica 1997, 1998

  • Award for physicians in basic science, Institute of Biomedical Science, Academia Sinica, 2002 and 2005


Cancer clinical trial design.

New anticancer drug development

Mechanism of drug resistance in cancer treatment 

Regulatory science

Research ethics



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