Biography & Research:
Dr. Yuping Ning is chief executive officer of Affiliated Brain Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University (Guangzhou Huiai Hospital) and president of Mental Health School, Guangzhou Medical University.
Dr. Yuping Ning received her Ph.D. degree in Neurology from Sun Yat-sen University and got further training as an assistant fellowship in Neurology Department, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo. From 1992 onwards, she has engaged in neuropsychiatric science involved basic medicine and clinical medicine in Affiliated Brain Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University. Presently, Dr.Yuping Ning chairs Psychiatry Society of Guangdong, and also serves as the vice president of Hospital Association of Guangdong Province and Academy of Cognitive Disorder of China (ACDC). She has been using multiple approaches, including neuropsychological, neurobiological ,molecular genetics, electrophysiological , and neuroimaging technique, to promote the understanding on geriatric mental health, especially on dementia and late-life depression.