Expertise at Chang Gung System

Kuo-Su Chen , M.D.
Intitution: Keelung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital/Chang Gung University
Position: Attending Physician /Physician Educator/Associate Professor
Department: Division of Nephrology/School of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Address: 222, Mai Chin Road, Keelung, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Tel:+ 886-2-2431-3131 Fax: +886-2-27162130

Focus of Interest:
  • Urology & Nephrology
  • Stem Cell
  • Medical Education
  • Systematic review & meta-analysis

Fulltime Employment:
  1. Resident Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou 1985 ~ 1990
  2. Attending physician Division of Nephrology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, 1990 ~now
  3. Full time Lecturer Chang Gung Institute in Technology 1992 ~1996
  4. Full time Associate Professor Chang Gung Institute in Technology 1996 ~2011
  5. Chief, Department of Internal Medicine Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, 1997 ~ 1999
  6. Chief, Division of Nephrology Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, 1999 ~ 2003
  7. Physician Educator Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Keelung, 2014~now
  8. Full time Associate Professor Chang University 2014 ~now
  • Taipei Medical University

Honors and Awards:
 ◎ 1986 Best Teaching Resident Award(74)
 ◎ 1987 Best Teaching Resident Award(75)
 ◎ 1988 Best Teaching Resident Award(76)
 ◎ 1997 Research Award, Taiwan Society of Nephrology
 ◎ 2013 The Second Award in Teaching Presentation Taiwan Evidence-Based Medicine Association Seeds Teacher Workshop
 ◎ 2014 Best Award, Poster Contest (English Group), Medical Education Symposium: Medical Professionalism in Clinical Setting, Linkou CGMH Poster Contest English Group

Selected Main Publications:
  1. Kuo-Su Chen*, Ming-Kuen Lai, Chiu-Ching Huang, Sheng-Hsien Chu, Mei-Ling Leu : Urologic cancers in uremic patients. Am J Kidney Dis 1995;25(5):694-700. 
  2. Kuo-Su Chen*, Chiu-Ching Huang, Sing-Kai Lo, Mei-Ling Leu, Ning Lee, Kuan-Meen Fang : Superinfection with hepatitis C virus in hemodialysis patients with hepatitis B surface antigenemia : Its prevalence and clinical significance in Taiwan. Nephron 1996;73:156-164.
  3. Kuo-Su Chen*, Chiu-Ching Huang, Mei-Ling Leu, Po Deng, Sing-Kai Lo :  Hemostatic and fibrinolytic response to desmopressin in uremic patients.  Blood Purif 1997;15:84-91.
  4. Kuo-Su Chen*, Michael J Bullard, Yu-Yi Chien, Sheng-Yuan Lee : Baclofen toxicity in patients with severely impaired renal function. Annals of Pharmacotherapy   1997;31:1315-1320.
  5. Kuo-Su Chen*, Chao-Hung Wang, Tzung-Hai Yen, Jim-Ray Chen, Ming-Jui Hung, Ching-Yuang Lin: Potential Role of Bone Marrow-Derived Cells in the Turnover of Mesothelium. Renal Failure. 2010;32:1081-1087
Full Publication List

Board Certification:
1. Certification of Medical Licensing Examination (1985) Certificate No. 16617
2. Doctor Certificate (1986) Medical License No.. 013484
3. Specialist Certificate in Internal Medicine (1988) Certificate No. 2044
4. Specialist Certificate in Nephrology (1989) Certificate No. 161
5. Associate Professor (1996) Certificate No. 024581
6. Certificate of Physical Tutor in Ultrasound (1997) Certificate No. KU516
7. Specialist Certificate in Medical Ultrasound (2006) Certificate No. eKU-00118