Born in Hong Kong on August 9.
Receives a BS in pharmacy from the University of Houston College of Pharmacy and is a teaching assistant in animal physiology.
Is a staff pharmacist at the Sun Belt Regional Medical Center until 1987.
Achieves a MS in biology from the University of Houston College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics.
Earns a PhD in biology from the Univ. of Houston College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics; Receives the Wendell Griffith Award in Biochem.
Is a staff pharmacist at the St. Louis University Hospital until 1991.
Attains an MD from the Saint Louis Univ. School of Medicine and is a medicine intern of St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Program until 1992.
Is an internal medicine resident at Baylor Affiliated Hospitals with the Baylor College of Medicine until 1994.
Is a fellow in endocrinology of the Joint Univ. of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Baylor College of Medicine Training Program until 1997.
Teaches as a clinical instructor in the Department of Medicine at the Baylor College of Medicine until 1997.
Is an assistant internist and prof. of medicine turned associate in both roles at the Univ. of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center until 2013.
Becomes a fellow of the American College of Physicians; Is inducted into the American Society of Internal Medicine.
Teaches as an adjunct assistant prof., adjunct associate prof. and adjunct prof. at the University of Texas Medical School through 2019.
Is an adjunct assoc. prof. turned adjunct prof. in the Dept. of Pharm. Sciences at the Univ. of Houston College of Pharmacy through 2019.
Is an adjunct member of graduate faculty at the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Science, continuing in the role.
Teaches as an adjunct professor at the Institute of Biosciences and Technology at Texas A&M Health Science Center until 2019.
Is the director of research in the Dept. of Emergency at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center until 2015.
Is an internist and prof. at the Univ. of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center through today; Is a U.S. Faculty Scholar of the Vietnamese Edu. Found.
Is an adjunct professor at the Shantou University Medical College Cancer Research Center in China until 2019.
Is an adjunct professor in the Dept. for the Mgmt. of Science and Tech. Devel. at Ton Duc Thang University in Vietnam through today.