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educator , gynecologist , Obstetrician

Horng-Der Tsai, Chinese obstetrician, gynecologist, educator. Achievements include research in recombinant human leukemia inhibitory factor enhances the development of preimplantation mouse embryo in vitro; research in subcutaneous low-dose leuprolide acetate depot injection may offer a useful alternative for pituitary suppression in ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilisation. Recipient Prize paper, National Science Council, 1996, 2000.

Background

Tsai, Horng-Der was born on July 17, 1943 in Taichung, Taiwan. Son of Mu and Chen-Chuan Tsai.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, China Medical University, Taichung, 1979. Fellow, Keio Medical School, Tokyo, 1986.

Career

Chief department obstetrics China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, 1987—1991, chief department obstetrics-gynecology, 1991—2002, professor, since 2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in recombinant human leukemia inhibitory factor enhances the development of preimplantation mouse embryo in vitro. Research in subcutaneous low-dose leuprolide acetate depot injection may offer a useful alternative for pituitary suppression in ovarian stimulation for in vitro fertilisation.

Membership

Member of Taiwan Association Obstetrics-gynecology (associate. Consultant physician 1994—2003, Best Paper award 2000), Taiwanese Society for Reproductive Medicine (associate. President 1998—2000, Best Paper award 1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, travel, wine, hiking, music.

Connections

Married Whei-Ju Chang, June 1, 1982. Children: Ming-Ju, Ming-Shyun, Ming-Shiun.

father:
Mu Tsai

mother:
Chen-Chuan Tsai

spouse:
Whei-Ju Chang

child:
Ming-Ju Tsai

child:
Ming-Shiun Tsai

child:
Ming-Shyun Tsai