Lin-Yang Chi, PhD (季麟揚 副教授)


PhD, Department of Community Medicine, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK. DDS,
Department of Dentistry, National Yang-Ming University, ROC.

Department of Dentistry, National Yang-Ming University, ROC.

Title: Associate Professor

Tel: (02) 28267246

Fax: (02) 28264053


Fields of Specialty: Dental Public Health, Geriatric Epidemiology, Health Policy.


Research Description

Using theories and methodology in public health, my researches have been focused on promoting people’s oral health and those related to elderly people’s health and QOL.

Research Project

Taiwan Dental Clinics Survey 2006,

Taiwan Oral Health Promotion System (TOHPS),

Oral Health and QOL among Community Elderly People


Publication (*: corresponding author)

1.    Ling LJ. Hung SL. Tseng SC. Chen YT. Chi LY. Wu KM. Lai YL. Association between betel quid chewing, periodontal status and periodontal pathogens. Oral Microbiology & Immunology. 2001;16(6):364-9. (SCI) 

2.    Kao SY. Wu CH. Lin SC. Yap SK. Chang CS. Wong YK. Chi LY. Liu TY. Genetic polymorphism of cytochrome P4501A1 and susceptibility to oral squamous cell carcinoma and oral precancer lesions associated with smoking/betel use. Journal of Oral Pathology & Medicine. 2002;31(9):505-11. (SCI) 

3.    Lo WL, Kao SY, Chi LY, Wong YK, Chang RCS. Outcomes of oral squamous cell carcinoma in Taiwan after surgical therapy: factors affecting survival. J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2003;61:751-8. (SCI)

4.    Chen YT. Hung SL. Lin LW. Chi LY. Ling LJ. Attachment of periodontal ligment cells to chlohexidine-loaded guided tissue regeneration membranes. J Periodontol 2003;74:1652-9. (SCI)

5.    Tsai SY. Chi LY. Cheng CY. Hsu WM. Liu JH. Chou P. The impact of visual impairment and use of eye services on health-related quality of life among the elderly in Taiwan: The Shihpai Eye Study. Quality of life research 2004;13:1415-24 (SCI)

6.    Tsai SY. Chi LY. Lee LS. Chou P. Health-related quality of life among urban, rural, and island community elderly in Taiwan. J Formos Med Assoc 2004;103(3):196-204 (SCI)

7.    Chang KW. Lee TC. Yeh WI. Chung MY. Liu CJ. Chi LY. Lin SC. Polymorphism in Heme Oxygenase-1 (HO-1) promotor is related to the risk of oral squamous cell carcinoma occurring on male areca chewers. British Journal of Cancer 2004;91:1551-5. (SCI)

8.    Tsai SY, LY Chi, C Lee, P Chou. Health-related quality of life as a predictor of mortality among community-dwelling older persons. Europe J Epideniol 2007;22:19-26.

9.    Wu S-Y, Chen Y-T, Chen C-W, Chi L-Y, Hsu N-Y, Hung S-L, Ling L-J. Comparison of clinical outcomes following treatment with guided tissue regeneration using the polylactic acid barrier and the collagen membrane. International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry 2007 (accepted on 3/8/2007) (SCI)