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Pediatrician , researcher

Yen Hsuan Ni, Chinese pediatrician, researcher. Achievements include research in HCV and HBV infection in children; in Heliobacter pylori infection in children; pioneering work in pediatric therapeutic endoscopy in Taiwan. Recipient Excellent Paper award Prof JL Sung's Foundation, 1997, 3d Grade Service Medal award Executive Yuan, 2000.

Background

Ni, Yen Hsuan was born on January 15, 1961 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Ko Chang and Sophia Yew Ni.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, National Taiwan University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, National Taiwan University, 1997.

Career

Resident National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, 1988-1992. Chief department pediatrics Po-Ai Hospital, LoTung, Taiwan, 1992-1993. Attending pediatrician National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, since 1993.

Postdoctoral fellow University Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, 1995-1997. Assistant professor pediatrics College Medicine National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1998—2002. Associate professor pediatrics, College Medicine National Taiwan University Hospital, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in HCV and HBV infection in children. In Heliobacter pylori infection in children. Pioneering work in pediatric therapeutic endoscopy in Taiwan.

Membership

Medical officer Taiwanese Army, 1986-1988. Member Taiwan Society Pediatrics Gastroenterology and Nutrition (board directors since 1998), Taiwan Pediatrics Association (life member, Nestle Excellent Paper award 1991, 94, Mead-Johsson Excellent Paper award 1991, Abbott New Field in Pediatrics Research award 2000), Asian Pan Pacific Society Pediatrics Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, Gastroenterology Society Taiwan.

Connections

Married Jiawan Daphne Huang, April 15, 1989. Children: Vincent Saochih, Mark Hsuchih.

father:
Ko Chang

mother:
Sophia Yew Ni

spouse:
Jiawan Daphne Huang

child:
Vincent Saochih Ni

child:
Mark Hsuchih Ni