Professional Activities

Principal Positions Held

1983 - 1990 Jianghan University Medical School, Hubei, China.   Attending Physician. Attending Physician Medicine
1986 - 1991 Jianghan University Medical School, Hubei, China.   Lecturer in Medicine Lecturer Medicine
1990 - 1991 Jianghan University Medical School, Hubei, China.   Instructor in Medicine  Instructor Medicine
1986 - 1991 Jianghan University Medical School, Hubei, China.   Research Scientist Research Scientist Medicine
1996 - 1997 The University of Auckland, Medical School, New Zealand. Research Assistant Research Assistant Molecular Medicine
1997 - 1999 University of California, San Diego, Medical School, CA. Research Associate. Research Associate Medicine
1999 - 2005 Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA.  Research Fellow Research Fellow Cancer Immunology & AIDS
2005 - present UCSF, and VA Medical Center at San Francisco, CA. Research Scientist. Research Scientist. Medicine

Other Positions Held Concurrently

2013 - present UCSF Assistant Adjunct Professor medicine

Professional Activities


1984-91:Internal Medicine Department , 6th Hospital of Wuhan at Jianghan University Medical School in China, Attending Physician: Continuously from 1984 to 1991. 3 ½ days per week, included the supervision of residents and fellows from 1985 to 1991.

Teaching and Mentoring


  • From 1983 to 1991 I have taught medicine in Jianghan University Medical School for medical students in China.
  • From 1999 to 2005 I have taught two students from either Harvard medical school or Harvard University in the laboratory for research projects.
  • From 2005 to now in the UCSF, I have taught four post- doctors in the research laboratory for research projects.


Peilin Li

Assistant Adjunct Professor


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    University of California, San Francisco