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educator , Physician

Paul Nangan Yu, Chinese physician, educator. British Council scholar, U.K. Member Association American Physicians, American Clinical and Climatological Association, Association University Cardiologists, American College Cardiology, American College of Physicians, American Physiological Society, American Heart Association (president 1972-1973), Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Background

Yu, Paul Nangan was born on November 7, 1915 in Kiangsi, China. Came to United States, 1947, naturalized, 1952. Son of Y.S. and L.H. (Yang) Yu.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, National Medical College, Shanghai, China, 1939.

Career

Intern First Red Cross Hospital, Shanghai, 1938-1939. Assistant and chief resident in medicine Central Hospital, Chungking, China, 1940-1943. Assistant resident in medicine Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, New York, 1947-1948.

Practice medicine specializing in cardiology, 1952-1982. Assistant professor medicine University Rochester Medical School, 1954-1959, associate professor, 1959-1963, professor, 1963-1969, Sarah McCort Ward professor, 1969-1982. Head cardiology unit University Rochester Medical Center and Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, 1957-1982.

Membership

Member Association American Physicians, American Clinical and Climatological Association, Association University Cardiologists, American College Cardiology, American College of Physicians, American Physiological Society, American Heart Association (president 1972-1973), Sigma Xi, Alpha Omega Alpha.

Connections

Married Iling Tang, June 4, 1944. Children: Pauline R., Diane C., Lorraine M., Corrine M.

father:
Y.S. Yu

mother:
L.H. (Yang) Yu

spouse:
Iling Tang

child:
Pauline R. Yu

child:
Diane C. Yu

child:
Lorraine M. Yu

child:
Corrine M. Yu