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educator , consultant , physician , researcher

Kao Pin Hwang, Chinese physician, educator, consultant, researcher. Recipient Mead Johnson Pediatrics Research award Pediatrics Association Republic of China, 1979, Annual Nestle award of Pediatrics Research, 1986, 88.

Background

Hwang, Kao Pin was born on June 27, 1952 in Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China. Son of San Liang and Chao (Chiu) Hwang.

Education

Bachelor degree, Kaohsiung Medical College, 1977. Master degree, Kaohsiung Medical College, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Kaohsiung Medical College, 1988.

Career

Attending physician in pediatrics Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Taiwan, since 1981, assistant professor pediatrics, 1982-1988, secretary Hospital Infection Control Committee, 1984-1998, chief Research Center for Tropical Medicine, 1991-1993, chief general pediatrics, 1992-1993, associate professor, since 1988, chairman Hospital Infection Control Committee, since 1998.

Membership

Commissioner advisory committee nosocomial infection control Department Health, Taipei, since 1990, commissioner committee for qualification of teaching hospital, since 1992, commissioner consultant committee of vaccination, since 1993, commissioner advisory committee enteroviral infection, since 1998, chairman advisory committee Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever, 1999-2001. Member Nosocomial Infection Control Society (president 1996-200), Infectious Diseases Society (director since 1996), Chinese Society Parasitology (supervisor 1991-1997, director 1998-2000, president since 2000), American Society Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, American Society for Microbiology, Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, tennis, music, travel, reading.

Connections

Married Ying Lu, December 29, 1977. 3 children.

father:
San Liang Hwang

mother:
Chao (Chiu) Hwang

spouse:
Ying Lu