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physician , researcher , university dean

Kun-Yen Huang, Chinese physician, researcher, retired university dean. Recipient Golden Apple award American Association Medical Students, 1982. Fellow Infectious Diseases Society of America; member American Society for Microbiology, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Background

Huang, Kun-Yen was born on December 11, 1933 in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Son of Hengchi and Tsamou (Yang) Huang.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, George Washington University, 1967.

Career

Intern National Taiwan Hospital, Taipei, 1959, resident, 1961-1963. Medical officer research Naval Medical Research Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, 1963-1968. Assistant professor microbiology George Washington University Medical School, Washington, 1968-1970, associate professor, 1970-1976, professor, 1976-1984.

Founding dean Cheng Kung University Medical College, Tainan, Taiwan, 1982-1995, dean emeritus Taiwan, since 1995. Co-director clinical research National Health Research Institute, Taipei, since 1999. Consultant Project Hope, Middlewood, Virginia, 1996-1997.

Membership

Fellow Infectious Diseases Society of America. Member American Society for Microbiology, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, writing, travel, history, golf.

Connections

Married Amy Hwei-mei Hsieh, March 25, 1961. Children: Susan, Amelia, Nellie.

father:
Hengchi Huang

mother:
Tsamou (Yang) Huang

spouse:
Amy Hwei-mei Hsieh

child:
Susan Huang

child:
Amelia Huang

child:
Nellie Huang