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Medical educator , physician scientist

Tzong-Shinn Chu, Chinese physician scientist, medical educator. Achievements include development of two-step medical education program in Taiwan; development of general internal medicine training and demonstration center in Taiwan. Recipient Research award, National Science Council Taiwan, 2000.

Background

Chu, Tzong-Shinn was born on September 1, 1957 in Kee-Lung, Taiwan.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, National Taiwan University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, National Taiwan University, 1997.

Career

Resident Department Internal Medicine National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, 1984—1987, fellow in nephrology, Division Nephrology, Department Internal Medicine, 1987—1989, attending physician Department Internal Medicine, since 1989, assistant professor Department Primary Care Medicine, 1998—2001. Associate professor Department Primary Care Medicine National Taiwan University College Medicine, since 2001. Fellow in nephrology University Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, 1993—1995.

Executive secretary Professor Wan-Yu Chen Foundation, Taipei, since 1995.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of two-step medical education program in Taiwan. Development of general internal medicine training and demonstration center in Taiwan.

Membership

Secretary general Taita Jing-Fu Foundation, Taipei, 2003—2005. Member of Taiwan Society Nephrology (award 2001), Taiwan Association Medical Education (secretary general since 2004), International Society Nephrology, American Society Nephrology (associate).

Connections

Married Guey-Shiun Huang, April 26, 1987. Children: Fang-Ying, Jia-Ching.

spouse:
Guey-Shiun Huang

child:
Fang-Ying Chu

child:
Jia-Ching Chu