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Curriculum Vitae

Name Jun-Li Liu, PhD
Address Fraser Laboratories, Room M3-15,
Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West,
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 1A1
Telephone +1-514-934-1934 Ext 35059
Fax +1-514-843-2819
E-mail [email protected]

Professional Background
1985 - 1989 Teaching and research, Department of Physiology, Beijing Medical University. Positions: Assistant (09/1985 -- 08/1987) & Lecturer (09/1987 -- 01/1989)
1990 - 1995 PhD student, Division of Experimental Medicine, McGill University, Canada. Supervisor Dr. Y.C. Patel.
1995 - 2000 Postdoctoral Fellow, (Canadian MRC Fellowship supported) Clinical Endocrinology Branch, NIDDK, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD. Supervisor Dr. D. LeRoith.
2000 to present Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada

Honors and Awards
1998 Quest Diagnostics New Investigator Award, $1,000 USD, The Endocrine Society, Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA.
1999 Fellows Award for Research Excellence, $1,000 USD, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.
2000 Career Development Award, $106,250 USD p.a. for 5 years, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International, New York, NY.
2001 Travel Grant Award, $500 USD, The Endocrine Society, Annual Meeting in Denver, CO.
2004 Man of the year. The American Biographical Institute, USA (Established 1967)
2005-2008 John R. & Clara M. Fraser Memorial Award, $30,000 p.a. Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

  The Endocrine Society (Bethesda, MD)
  American Diabetes Association
  The American Physiological Society
  The International Society for IGF Research
  The Science Advisory Board, 2111 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 250, Arlington, VA 22201 (12/16/2005)
Professional Activities
  • Manuscript review for the journals of Endocrinology, Endocrine, Pediatric Endocrinology, Regulatory Peptides, Neuroscience Letters, BBA, Exp Biol Med
  • 2002 Guest editor for the journal, Conditional gene targeting in mice. (A special issue of the journal) Endocrine 2002; 19(3): 219-278
  • Serve in graduate student thesis committees in the Departments of Medicine and Pharmacology, McGill University
  • External reviewer for operating grants, Canadian Diabetes Association 2001, 2005; Canadian Institutes of Health Research 2005;
  • Grant review committee: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International 2005
Teaching Activities
  1. Experimental Medicine graduate course 516-503B, Advanced Endocrinology. 4 Lectures of 6 hours total
  2. Experimental Medicine graduate course 516-603B, Seminars in Endocrinology. Provide advice to graduate students in presenting seminars on endocrine research.
  3. Experimental Medicine & Department of Physiology course 516-401B, Physiology and Biochemistry of Endocrine Systems. 6 Lectures of 1 hour each.



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