Log In

Jane C-J Chao Edit Profile

Nutrition educator

Jane C-J Chao, Chinese nutrition educator. Achievements include research in studying the effects of epidermal growth factor on growth and functions of intestinal cells and investigating the effects of Chinese herbs on hepatocellular carcinoma. Recipient Anna Broden fellowship, College of Human Ecology, Ohio State University, 1993, Health Education Program Broadcast award, Office of Information, Taipei City Government, 2000.

Background

Chao, Jane C-J was born on August 7, 1966 in Nantou, Taiwan. Daughter of Chi-Wen Chao and Hui Liu.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Taipei Medical College, Taiwan, 1988. Master of Science, Ohio State University, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, 1993.

Career

Graduate research associate Ohio State University, Columbus, 1990—1992. Postdoctoral research associate University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1993—1994. Associate professor Taipei Medical University, 1995—2004, professor, since 2004, director global liaison center, since 2005.

Chief of curriculum section Taipei Medical University, 2000—2004. Chairman in health and nutrition committee Nutrition Society in Taipei, 1999—2001. Host Taipei Broadcast FM 93.1, 2000—2000.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in studying the effects of epidermal growth factor on growth and functions of intestinal cells and investigating the effects of Chinese herbs on hepatocellular carcinoma.

Membership

Member of Chinese Taipei Association Study Obesity, American Society for Nutrition, Nutrition Society Taiwan (life Professor Joseph S. Chen Memorial award 2006), Kappa Omicron Nu (honorary), Phi Kappa Phi (honorary).

Connections

Married Chien-Yeh Hsu, March 10, 1963. 1 child Tsung-Chin Hsu.

father:
Chi-Wen Chao

mother:
Hui Liu

spouse:
Chien-Yeh Hsu

child:
Tsung-Chin Hsu Chao