|Deputy Commissioner of the National Health and Family Planning Commission|
August 2015 – March 2018
|Deputy Director of the China Food and Drug Administration|
July 2013 – March 2018
|Born||May 1958 (age 62)|
Nanfeng County, Jiangxi
|Political party||Communist Party of China (expelled)|
|Alma mater||Jiangxi University of Traditional Chinese Medicine|
Wu Zhen (Chinese: 吴浈; pinyin: Wú Zhēn; born May 1958) is a former Chinese politician who served as the Deputy Commissioner of the National Health and Family Planning Commission and the Deputy Director of the China Food and Drug Administration. He was dismissed from his position in August 2018 and placed under investigation by the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection and the National Supervisory Commission.
Wu was born in May 1958, and he was graduated from Jiangxi University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 1983. He served as the officer of the Medical Education Science and Technology Department of the Health Department of Jiangxi, the director of the Drug Administration of the Health Department of Jiangxi, and the director of the Jiangxi Food and Drug Administration.
In 2006, Wu was appointed as the deputy director of the State Food and Drug Administration, who was responsible for drug registration, supervision and review. He was appointed as the Director of Food and Drug Safety of the China Food and Drug Administration in April 2013, then he appointed as the deputy director in July. Wu also served as the Deputy Commissioner of the National Health and Family Planning Commission since 2015, and he retired in 2018.
On August 16, 2018, Wu Zhen was placed under investigation by the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, the party's internal disciplinary body, and the National Supervisory Commission, the highest anti-corruption agency of the People's Republic of China. According to the report, this announcement was decided by the meeting of the Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China.  Wu was expelled from the Communist Party on February 2, 2019.