Doctor Henry Liang

Doctor Henry Liang

Academic Course Advisor, Traditional Chinese Medicine,
Traditional Chinese Medicine (sosh)

Traditional Chinese Medicine (sosh)


Dr. Henry Liang joined the University of Western Sydney in 2005 as Head of the Traditonal Chinese Medicine (TCM) program (2005 - 2009). He is currently a lecturer and the Uniclinic coordinator for the program. Prior to his UWS appointment, Henry was the Principal of Sydney Institute of TCM (SITCM, 1997 - 2005), where he played a lead role in upgrading and developing TCM courses. He was a key participant in the establishment and development of the academic collaboration between SITCM and UWS. Dr. Henry Liang holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Guangzhou University of TCM in China. In 2003 he completed his PhD study at RMIT University in Australia with a research project on the role of Chinese herbal medicine for managing lung cancer. Dr. Liang specialises in supportive cancer care with Chinese herbal medicine. He was the president of the New South Wales Association of Chinese Medicine, and a member of the editorial committee for the Australian Guidelines for Traditional Chinese Medicine Education.

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  • PhD Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
  • Master of Medicine

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine (sosh)
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine (sosh)


Phone: (02) 4620 3455
Location: 24.2.65

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Chapters in Books

  • Liang, H. and Chang, D. (2010), 'Cancer Clinical Trials on Chinese Medicine', Supportive Cancer Care with Chinese Medicine, Springer Publishing 978904813555.

Journal Articles

  • Sekhon, B., Beale, P., Vardy, J., Charles, K., Brown, R., Liang, H., Clarke, S. and McLachlan, A. (2017), 'AL study : traditional Chinese medicine combination Astragalus membranaceus and Ligustrum lucidum in people with advanced malignancy : research protocol for an open labelled pilot study', International Journal of Clinical Trials, vol 4, no 3 , pp 111 - 115.

Current Projects

Title: Anticancer herbs screening and underlying mechanism studies
  • Tony Maxwell & Company
Western Researchers: Chun Guang Li and Henry Liang
Years: 2014-05-01 - 2018-05-31
ID: P00022245

Western Sydney University

Locked Bag 1797
Penrith NSW 2751

Tel: +61 2 9852 5222

ABN 53 014 069 881
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