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biomedical researcher

Ann-Joy Cheng, American biomedical researcher. License medical technologist Taiwan, 1986. Recipient Research Class A award, National Science Council Taiwan, 1999—2002; grantee, since 1999, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, since 1999; Welch Foundation Predoctoral fellow, American Association Chemistry, 1992-1993, National Institutes of Health Biomedical Research Training grantee, National Institutes of Health, 1993-1995.

Background

Cheng, Ann-Joy was born on May 15, 1964 in Keelung, Taiwan. Daughter of I-Shan Cheng and Chun-Ling Wu.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Taipei Medical University, 1986. Master of Science, San Francisco State University, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, Houston, 1995.

Career

Research assistant United Biotech Inc., Mountain View, California, 1988—1990. Chemist Syva/Dade Behring Company, Palo Alto, 1990—1991. Graduate research assistant Doctor of Medicine Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 1991—1995.

Post-doctoral fellow Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan, 1995—1998, assistant professor Taiwan, 1999—2002, associate professor Taiwan, since 2002. Assistant research Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 1998—1999.

Achievements

  • License medical technologist Taiwan, 1986.

Membership

Member of Taiwan Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (associate), Chinese Society Cell and Molecular Biology (associate), Association Laboratory Medicine in Taiwan (associate), American Association for Cancer Research (associate).

Connections

Married Joseph Tung-Chieh Chang, June 22, 1991. 1 child Daniel Yu Chang.

father:
I-Shan Cheng

mother:
Chun-Ling Wu

spouse:
Joseph Tung-Chieh Chang

child:
Daniel Yu Chang Cheng