NAVIGATION

Jianan LI

Title

Chief Medical Officer, Chief Rehabilitation Physician

Degrees

MD, MS

Department

Language

English

Biography

In addition to serving as Chief Medical Officer for Beijing United Family Rehabilitation Hospital, Dr. Li is also Chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine in Nanjing Medical University and its First Affiliated Hospital located in Nanjing. He is also Executive Vice President and Secretary General of Chinese Association of Rehabilitation Medicine, Chairman-elect of Chinese Society of Physical Medicine, and Rehabilitation President  of the International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Medicine, as well as Chair of the World Health Organization’s International Disaster Relief Committee.

Dr. Li received his Master degree in Sports Medicine at Nanjing Medical University in 1983. He had his training in rehabilitation medicine during 1988 to 1992 in Australia with a WHO fellowship. He also underwent 6 months of training in Moss Rehab Hospital and the Thomas Jefferson University Health System with a fellowship from 2000 to 2001. Dr. Li has presided four National Natural Science Funds, majoring in cardiovascular rehabilitation, as well as a number of national education projects.

Dr. Li has published 326 research papers, including 16 original papers in international journals, and served as chief editor for 20 textbooks and reference books. He was granted the title of “Advanced Contributor” of the China Association for Science and Technology in 2010. Dr. Li is an experienced expert in exercise training, motion analysis and motor control, spasticity management, spinal cord injury, and cardiac rehabilitation.