Min F. Tsan
Min F. Tsan received his M.D. degree from the National Taiwan University Medical College in 1967 and a Ph.D. degree in physiology from the Harvard Medical School in 1971. He completed his training in medicine and hematology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 1975. Tsan taught medicine, hematology, and nuclear medicine at Johns Hopkins from 1975 to 1982. During his tenure at Hopkins, he was the recipient of a Research Career Development Award (RCDA) from the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Between 1982 and 2000, he was the Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development at the Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany, NY, and a Professor of medicine and physiology at the Albany Medical College. Currently, he is the Deputy Chief Officer at the VA Office of Research Oversight. Dr. Tsan is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, the Subspecialty of Hematology, and the American Board of Nuclear Medicine. His areas of research interest include reactive oxygen species-induced tissue injury, macrophage functions, cytokine functions of heat shock proteins, and more recently assessing the quality of human research protection programs.
Biography Updated on 6 December 2011