International Psoriasis Council

Advancing Knowledge. Improving Care.

Advancing Knowledge. Improving Care.





Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Dr. Chih-Hung Lee (also known as Abel Lee) is a Professor in the Department of Dermatology at Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He served his research fellowship at NCI/NIH in the United States for three years. He has focused on skin immunology for translational research and clinical applications, including chemical carcinogenesis, atopic sensitization, and psoriasis immunobiology. Dr. Lee is a board member of the International Societies for Investigative Dermatology (ISID), a member of the American Dermatological Association (ADA), and an executive member of the Taiwanese Society for Investigative Dermatology (TSID).
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Areas of Interest

Pathophysiology and disease progression of psoriatic arthritis, prognosis and severity biomarker for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, and teledermatology for psoriasis care in the remote regions.

Languages Spoken

Chinese, English

Involvement with Other Organization(s)

Dr. Lee is one of the 12 medical consultants for the Psoriasis Association Taiwan, Taiwan’s main psoriasis patient group. He is also the national coordinator for Taiwan (Chinese Taipei) in Skin Inflammation and Psoriasis International Network.