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educator , Respiratory and allergy physician

Francis Chung Kong Thien, Australian Respiratory and allergy physician, educator. Fellow in respiratory medicine Australian Lung Foundation, Sydney, 1993. Founding member London Chinese Health Resource Center, since 1991. Fellow College Chest Physicians, Royal Australasian College Physicians; member Australian Medical Association, Christian Medical and Dental Fellowship, National.Asthma Campaign.

Background

Thien, Francis Chung Kong was born on October 28, 1960 in Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia. Son of William and Margaret (Tsang) Thien. arrived in Australia, 1972.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, BChir with honors, Monash U., Melbourne, Australia, 1983; Doctor of Medicine, Monash U., Melbourne, Australia, 1995.

Career

Hospital medical officer, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, 1984-1988; Australian Lung Foundation research fellow, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, 1993-1994; research fellow, Guy's Hospital, London, 1989-1991; visiting research fellow, Copernicus Academy Medicine, Cracow, 1994; senior lecturer, Monash U., Melbourne, since 1995; consultant physician, Inner and Eastern Healthcare Network, Melbourne, since 1995. Head education unit department respiratory medicine Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Founding member London Chinese Health Resource Center, since 1991. Fellow College Chest Physicians, Royal Australasian College Physicians. Member Australian Medical Association, Christian Medical and Dental Fellowship, National.Asthma Campaign.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: meditation, classical music, genealogical research, languages, rollerblading.

Connections

father:
William Thien

mother:
Margaret (Tsang) Thien