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educator , Medical investigator , researcher

Hsing I. Chen, Chinese medical investigator, educator, researcher. Recipient Sun-Yat-Sen Memorial award for academy achievement, 1980, National Academy award Ministry of National Education, 1984, Wu-San-Lien award for distinguished achievement in medicine, 1991, Outstanding Research award National Science Council, since 1993; named one of Ten Outstanding Young Men, Youth Business Association, Taipei, 1978.


Chen, Hsing I. was born on July 28, 1943 in Tainan, Taiwan. Son of Hon-Ton and Yu-Chu (Wang) Chen.


Doctor of Medicine, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Mississippi, 1976.


Visiting associate professor University Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 1975-1976. Associate professor National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, 1976-1980, professor, 1980-1983, chair department physiology, 1985-1988, director medical research and clinical research center, 1988-1992. Associate dean for medical research Tzu-Chi College Medicine, Hualien, Taiwan, since 1992.

Director Tzu-Chi Medical Research Center, since 1992. Visiting professor department internal medicine and cardiovascular research center University Iowa, Iowa City, 1986-1987. Medical consultant Far East Memorial Hospital, Taipei, since 1978.

Member editorial board various medical journals, Taipei, since 1982. Coordinator in cardiovascular research National Science Council, Taipei, since 1983. Chair professor Outstanding Scholarship Foundation, since 1996.


Member Tzu-Chi Charitable Foundation, Hualien, since 1990. Member Chinese Medical Association, Formosan Medical Association, American Physiological Society, International Society Autonomic Nervous Systems, biomedical Engineering Society of Republic of China, Chinese Physiological Society (Taiwan) (president since 1994), Neurological Society of Republic of China, others.


  • Other Interests

    Fishing, basketball, volleyball, sports.


Married Jullie S-L Chang, April 27, 1972. Children: Victoria, Lucy, Josephine.

Hon-Ton Chen

Yu-Chu (Wang) Chen

Jullie S-L Chang

Victoria Chen

Lucy Chen

Josephine Chen