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Anesthesiologist , physician

John On-Nin Wong, Chinese anesthesiologist, pain and palliative care physician. Achievements include research in cancer pain management. Recipient Research Award, National Science Council of Republic of China, 1993.


Wong, John On-Nin was born on September 3, 1954 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Son of Kiu Yuen Wong and Chung Ho Lam.


Doctor of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, Preston University, 2004.


Fellow in pain management University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-New Jersey Medical School, 1992. Staff anesthesiologist Changhua Christian Hospital, Taiwan, 1984—1988. Director Pain Management center National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan, 1988—1995.

Director pain management center and Palliative Medicine St. Martin De Porres Hospital, Chia-Yi, Taiwan, since 1998. Councilor Chinese Association of the Study of Pain, Taiwan, since 1993, Taiwan Hospice Organization, Taiwan, since 1997, Taiwan Academy of Hospice Palliative Medicine, Taiwan, since 1999. Senior lecturer Anesthesiology National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1987—1995.

Vice superintendent St. Joseph's Hospital, Yun-Lin Province, Taiwan, 1995—1998.


  • Achievements include research in cancer pain management.


Fellow: Chinese Board Anesthesiology, International College Surgeons. Member: Taiwan Hospice Organization (councilor since 1997), World Institute of Pain, Taiwan Academy Hospice Palliative Medicine (councilor since 1999), Taiwan Society Critical Care Medicine, World Society Pain Clinicians, Chinese Association for the Study of Pain (councilor since 1993, councilor editorial board since 1993), International Association for the Study of Pain, We. Pacific Association Critical Care Medicine, Society Anesthesiologist Republic of China.


  • Other Interests

    Swimming, reading, travel.


Married Mary Ya-Chen Wang, December 25, 1983. Children: Jenny Ching-Mei, Jimmy Cheng-Yu, Tony Te-Yu.

Kiu Yuen Wong

Chung Ho Lam

Mary Ya-Chen Wang

Jenny Ching-Mei Wong

Jimmy Cheng-Yu Wong

Tony Te-Yu Wong