Chi-Li Chung, MD., Ph.D.

Pulmonary Medicine

• Pneumonia
• Tuberculosis
• Asthma
• Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
• Bronchiectasis
• Lung cancer
• Pleural diseases
• Pulmonary fibrosis
• Acute and chronic respiratory failure

• English
• Chinese



  • M.D., Taipei Medical College, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Master of Science, Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Ph.D., Graduate Institute of Clinical Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan



  • Director, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital
  • Attending physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital
  • Associate Professor, School of Respiratory Therapy, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University



  • Lin HW*, Chung CL*, Lin YS, Yu CM, Lee CN, Bien MY(2015).Inhaled Pharmacotherapy and Stroke Risk in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Nationwide Population Based Study Using Two-Stage Approach. PLoS ONE.(10):e01301-.
  • Chung CL, Leung KW, Lu WJ, Yen TL, He CF, Sheu JR, Lin KH, Lien LM(2015).Hinokitiol negatively regulates immune responses through cell cycle arrest in concanavalin A-activated lymphocytes. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med.(2015):595824-.
  • Ke CC, Lin CS, Yeh CC, Chung CL, Hung CJ, Liao CC, Chen TL(2015).Adverse Outcomes after Non-Chest Surgeries in Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis: A Nationwide Study. PLoS ONE.(10):e13306-.
  • Bien MY, Wu MP, Chen WL, Chung CL(2015).VEGF Correlates with Inflammation and Fibrosis in Tuberculous Pleural Effusion. Scientific World Journal.(2015):417124-.
  • Chen WL, Sheu JR, Chen RJ, Hsiao SH, Hsiao CJ, Chou YC, Chung CL*, Hsiao G*(2015).Mycobacterium tuberculosis upregulates TNF-α expression via TLR2/ERK signaling and induces MMP-1 and MMP-9 production in human pleural mesothelial cells. PLoS ONE.(10):e01379-.
  • Chen WL, Sheu JR, Hsaio CJ, Hsiao SH, Chung CL, Hsiao G(2014).Histone Deacetylase Inhibitor Impairs Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 Expression via Inhibiting TNF-α-Activated MAPK/AP-1 Signaling Cascade. BioMed Res Int (formerly J Biomed Biotechnol).(2014):1-9.
  • Hsiao CJ, Hsaio G, Chen WL, Wang SW, Chiang CP, Liu LY, Guh JH, Lee TH, Chung CL(2014).Cephalochromin Induces G0/G1 Cell Cycle Arrest and Apoptosis in A549 Human Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Cells by InflictingMitochondrial Disruption. J Nat Prod.(77):758-765.