logo logo

James Kuen-Jann Yeh

James Kuen-Jann Yeh, American nutritionist. Grantee National Institutes of Health, 1975, Retirement Research Foundation, 1986, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1997. Fellow: American College Nutrition; member: International Bone Mineral Society, International Chinese Hard Tissue Society, American College Sports Medicine, American Society of Bone Mineral Research.

Background

  • Yeh, James Kuen-Jann was born on June 27, 1942 in Kuen-Ming, Yuen Nang, China. Came to the United States, 1967. Son of Jin Gee-shan Yeh and Shing (Lan) Tsao.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, 1965. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1974.

    Career

    • Research assistant University Wisconsin, Madison, 1969-1974. Research associate Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, 1974-1976. Research biochemist Nassau County Medical Center, East Meadow, 1976-1978.

      Director metabolism laboratory Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, since 1978. Assistant professor State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1980-1987, associate professor, 1988-1997, professor, since 1998. Adjunct professor Long Island University, Brookville, New York, 1980-1983.

      Nutrition consultant Life Health Center, West Babylon, New York, 1986-1988. Director metabolism laboratory Winthrop-University Hospital, Mineola, since 1978.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Fellow: American College Nutrition. Member: International Bone Mineral Society, International Chinese Hard Tissue Society, American College Sports Medicine, American Society of Bone Mineral Research.

    Connections

    • Married Jenny Ming, February 1, 1969. Children: Berhan S., Bervan Y.
    • father: Jin Gee-shan Yeh Tsao
    • mother: Shing (Lan) Tsao
    • spouse: Jenny Ming
    • children: Berhan S. Yeh
    • Bervan Y. Yeh
    See on larger map
    Born June 27, 1942
    (age 75)
    Nationality