Dr. Weiran Li DDS, PhD

Dr. Weiran Li graduated from Beijing Medical University and got her DDS in 1989 and PhD in 1993. From 1993 to present, Weiran Li has been working in Department of Orthodontics, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, engaging in clinical work, teaching and research. She studied in University of Edinburgh from October 1998 to September 1999 as a visiting scholar. Now she is professor and the Chair of Department of Orthodontics, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology. Also, she is a standing committee member of Chinese Orthodontic Society, and a member of American association of Orthodontist and Royal College of Surgery of Edinburgh (M. Orth. R.C.S. Ed.). Prof. Li has won a number of academic awards throughout her career, and she has also been the recipient of numerous research grants from various resources. To date, she has published more than 80 scientific papers as the first or corresponding author, and 15 books as a contributing author. She also serves as a reviewer for the Chinese Journal of Orthodontics and some other journals. In addition, she is an examiner of many domestic and international examinations, including the examination of membership for Royal College of Surgery of Edinburgh, qualification exam for foreign orthodontists practicing in China.