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educator , epidemiologist , researcher

Pesus Chou, Chinese epidemiologist, educator, researcher. Named one of Ten Outstanding Women in Republic of China, 1984; Honorary Citizen in Kinmen, 1992. Member Society Preventive Medicine of Republic of China (chairman 1993-1999), Human Rights Education Foundation (executive director 1996-2009, board directors chairman board 2009), Delta Omega.

Background

Chou, Pesus was born on November 9, 1948 in Tainan, Taiwan. Daughter of Ding-Yuej and Ming (Lu) Chou.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, 1971. Master of Science, National Taiwan University, 1973. Doctor of Public Health, Tulane University, 1985.

Career

Secretary, secretary general, Cancer Society in Republic of China, Taipei, 1974-1986; instructor, National Yang-Ming Medical College, Taipei, 1977-1983; associate professor, National Yang-Ming Medical College, Taipei, 1983-1992; professor epidemiology, National Yang-Ming Medical College, Taipei, since 1992; dean student affairs, National Yang-Ming U., 1991-1997; director Institute Public Health, National Yang-Ming U., 1991-1994; director Cmty. Medicine Research Center, National Yang-Ming U., since 1996.

Membership

Member Society Preventive Medicine of Republic of China (chairman 1993-1999), Human Rights Education Foundation (executive director 1996-2009, board directors chairman board 2009), Delta Omega.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, art Fax: 001 886 2 28201461.

Connections

Married Gin-Kai Lin (deceased September 1992).

father:
Ding-Yuej Chou

mother:
Ming (Lu) Chou

spouse:
Gin-Kai Lin