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educator , Veterinarian

Ming-Chih Hou, Chinese veterinarian, educator. Achievements include research in liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension, endoscopy. Recipient Research Career award, Professor Juei Low Sung’s Research Foundation, 1998, Career Award, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 2005, Award of Year, 2007; Research grant, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Science Council, 1992—2008. Fellow: American College Gastroenterology.

Background

Hou, Ming-Chih was born on March 10, 1961 in Tainan, Taiwan. Son of Hon-Dien Hou and Shiu-Mei Hwang.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taiwan, 1986.

Career

Professor medicine National Yang Ming University School Medicine, Taipei, since 2002. Attending physician Taipei Veterans General Hospital, 1993—2008. General secretary Digestive Endoscopy Society Taiwan, Taipei, 2004—2007.

Associate general secretary Chinese Medical Association, Taipei, 1996—2000, Taiwan Association Study Liver Disease, Taipei, 2001—2003. Invited expert Compute Committee Medical Affairs, Department Health, Taipei, since 2004. Chief editor Journal Clinical Medicine, Taipei, 2002—2008.

Deputy editor-in-chief Journal Gastreoenterogy Society Taiwan, Taipei, 2005—2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in liver cirrhosis, portal hypertension, endoscopy.

Membership

Fellow: American College Gastroenterology.

Connections

Married Chia-Lin Hsu. Children: June, Bryan.

father:
Hon-Dien Hou

mother:
Shiu-Mei Hwang

spouse:
Chia-Lin Hsu

child:
June Hou

child:
Bryan Hou