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Rong Xiao

Assistant Professor of History, University of Shenzhen
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Cornell project: Song period medical history, “The Study of Social History in Eastern Jin & Southern Dynasties (317-589): Basic on Medical Classics”.

Short bio: Rong XIAO was born in Chaozhou, a city of Guangdong province, in June 1980. In 2009, he earned his Ph.D. of Medieval Chinese History.  During the same year he received a professorship at Shenzhen University as an assistant professor. Xiao's research field is medicine society in Medieval China. His main research direction is analyzing particular medical works with the sociological perspective, giving attention to the herbal medicines exchange among the Asia Countries.

Expected Visitation Dates: 2/1/2016 to 1/31/2017