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Medical educator

Chiming Wei, Chinese, American medical educator. Fellow American College Cardiology (Young Investigators award 1996); member American Heart Association (High Blood Pressure Fellow award 1997), American Society Hypertension (Marion Merrell Dow award 1994), American Society Nephrology, American Society Bio-chemical Molecular Biology, Histochem. Society.

Background

Wei, Chiming was born on December 26, 1954 in Beijing. Son of Zheng-Ming and Pi-Yun (Wang) Wei.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Beijing Medical University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Mie University, 1988.

Career

Resident in surgery and cardiovascular surgery Mie (Japan) University School Medicine, 1982-1988. Research associate Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, 1989-1993, instructor, 1993-1995, assistant professor, 1995-1996. Associate professor University Maryland, Baltimore, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee vasonatrin peptide. Editor: Natriuretic Peptide, 1998.

Membership

Fellow American College Cardiology (Young Investigators award 1996). Member American Heart Association (High Blood Pressure Fellow award 1997), American Society Hypertension (Marion Merrell Dow award 1994), American Society Nephrology, American Society Bio-chemical Molecular Biology, Histochem.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, swimming, golf, tennis, travel.

Connections

Married Weikuang Kuo, September 5, 1989. Children: Wenchi, Jinchi.

father:
Zheng-Ming Wei

mother:
Pi-Yun (Wang) Wei

spouse:
Weikuang Kuo

children:
Wenchi Wei

Jinchi Wei