Dr. Xiaoxiong Shen, TCMD (China), Ph.D. (Japan) is one of the most highly-educated professionals in the field of Chinese herbal medicine and acupuncture. After earning his Bachelor’s degree in TCM in 1982, he continued his education at Nanjing University of TCM, China, where he received his Master’s degree in TCM in 1987. Subsequently, he worked in Nanjing University Hospital’s Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology as a clinician, instructor, and researcher. Dr. Shen pursued his interest in gynecology and endocrinology at Mie University School of Medicine in Japan, where he completed his Ph.D. of medicine in 1997. Dr. Shen has been a postdoctoral fellow at Tokyo University School of Medicine in Japan, and at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Tennessee.
Dr. Shen has written at least five chapters of published books in the field of gynecology, and contributed approximately 40 peer-reviewed scientific papers to top academic journals in the Ob/Gyn and Endocrinology fields, including American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Journal of Molecular Endocrinology, American Journal of Physiology, and The Journal of traditional Chinese Medicine. Dr. Shen receives frequent invitations to lecture in various countries, including Japan, China, Singapore, Canada, and the United States.