Ri-Cheng Chian

Ri-Cheng Chian

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada


Dr. Chian is Associate Professor with Tenure at Department of Obstetrics and
Gynecology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, and 7 other Visiting Professorships
in Chinese Universities. Dr. Chian is the key person who developed in vitro maturation
(IVM) of human oocytes for clinical application and responsible for cryopreservation of human oocytes produced live births at McGill University Health Center (MUHC)in Canada. Dr. Chian published more than 200 research papers and presentations in refereed journals and international/regional conferences.
Dr. Chian edited three books, and contributed many book chapters. As a guest or invited speaker, Dr. Chian delivered numerous lectures in different societies and countries.
Dr. Chian was former Associate Editor for the journals, Human Reproduction, Journal of Assisted Reproduction & Genetics, and Editorial Board Member for several journals. Dr. Chian’s research interests are focused on 1) The mechanism of oocyte maturation and activation; 2) Simplification of infertility treatment; and 3) Fertility cryopreservation.