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Education

  • 1999-2006 M.D., School of Medicine, Taipei Medical University

Experience

  • 2012.07-2013.07 Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taoyuan branch, Taiwan
  • 2012.08- Instructor, Faculty of Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2013.07- Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei , Taiwan
  • 2015.08-2019.08 Instructor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2019.08- Assistant professor, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2018.02- Supervisor, Taiwan Academy of Tumor Ablation

Other

專科證書

  • 醫師證書
  • 內科專科醫師證書
  • 消化系內科專科醫師證書
  • 消化系內視鏡專科醫師證書

專科學會

  • 臺灣內科醫學會
  • 臺灣消化系醫學會
  • 臺灣消化系內視鏡醫學會
  • 臺灣腫瘤消融醫學會
  • 社團法人台灣B型肝炎醫療策進會
  • 中華民國醫用超音波學會
  • 台灣胰臟醫學會

Training

  • 2006-2009 Residency of Internal Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2009-2011 Chief residency of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2011-2012 Clinical Fellowship of Gastroenterology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
  • 2012-2013 Clinical Fellowship of local ablation for liver cancer, Division of Gastrointestinal Radiology, Department of Radiology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan 
  • 2015 SMC Image-guided Tumor Ablation Training Course, Department of Radiology, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
  • 2016 Juntendo University International RFA Training Program, Department of Diagnostic Imaging and Interventional Oncology, Juntendo University, Tokyo, Japan

Awards

  • 2016 Young Investigator Award of the Asia Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver
  • 2018 Research Award of Taiwan Association for the Study of the Liver

Research Interests

  • Hepatiti B virus
  • hepatitis C virus
  • non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • hepatocellular carcinoma
  • local abaltion therapy 

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Hepatitis B virus Medicine & Life Sciences
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Projects 2018 2020

病態性肥胖病人接受減重手術後改善非酒精性脂肪肝之預測因子(III)

Kao, W.

8/1/197/1/20

Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

高偉育-107研究計畫績效獎

Kao, W.

8/1/187/31/20

Project: B - Project of TMUh - Other (Funded by TMU)

病態性肥胖病人接受減重手術後改善非酒精性脂肪肝之預測因子(II)

Kao, W.

8/1/187/1/19

Project: A - Government Institutionb - Ministry of Science and Technology

Research Output 2010 2019

  • 634 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
  • 28 Article
  • 3 Letter
  • 1 Editorial

A rare cause of hematochezia after colonoscopy

Kao, W. Y., Cheng, T. & Chang, C. C., Mar 1 2019, In : Digestive and Liver Disease.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
Colonoscopy

Determination of the predictive factors for significant liver fibrosis assessed through transient elastography

Kao, W-Y., Su, C-W., Fang, S-U., Tang, J-H., Chang, C-C. & Liu, J-D., Mar 1 2019, In : Advances in Digestive Medicine. 6, 1, p. 5-14 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elasticity Imaging Techniques
Liver Cirrhosis
Alanine Transaminase
Fibrosis
Blood Platelets

The correlation between fatty liver disease and chronic kidney disease

Chen, P. C., Kao, W. Y., Cheng, Y. L., Wang, Y. J., Hou, M. C., Wu, J. C. & Su, C. W., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of the Formosan Medical Association.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Fatty Liver
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
Liver Diseases
Fibrosis
Liver Cirrhosis
1 Citation (Scopus)
Hepacivirus
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Fibrosis