Taipei Medical College (1981), Rotating
Medical School
Taipei Medical College (1981)
The University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics (1992), Internal Medicine
The University of California of San Francisco (1993), Nephrology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Internal Medicine

Research Interest

  • Biology of the WNK kinase cascade and the anti-aging protein Klotho
  • Human (genetic) diseases caused by ion channel disorders
  • Ion channel physiology, biophysics, and signaling mechanisms of ion channel regulation


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Honors & Awards

  • Best Intern Award/National Taiwan University Hospital, 1981
  • Elected to membership, American Society of Clinical Investigation, 2001
  • Elected to membership, Association of American Physicians, 2009
  • Established Investigator Award, American Heart Association, 2003
  • Lyndon B. Johnson Award, American Heart Association, 1997