Buffalo Chinese Health Professionals

Buffalo Chinese Health Professionals (BCHP) is a non-profit organization aimed to facilitate the professional and social interactions of Buffalo area medical and biomedical research professionals of Chinese origin or descent. It provides a platform for professional collaborations, meetings, and social gathering. The goals of BCHP are to promote professional development and social networking of its members.

From President Bo Xu, MD, PhD

BCHP 是六年前成立的,主要成员包括在医疗卫生和生物科学领域工作的医务人员,科学家以及管理职业人员,旨在为会员们提供一个平台,促進会员之問相互了解,分享信息資源,创造专业对口的合作机会。过去的几任会长为冯简教授,張立新医生和徐君喆医生。本届协会由我本人和张杰,姚如涛,孙伟四人为大家服务。会费是$50/每年,我們会以"取之于民,用之于民"的理念爭取每年組织2-3次活动,使协会的活动规律化。除了年末的晚餐聚会,春夏季还准备搞一些户外活动,比如 picnic 和 lake cruise 等。我们竭诚希望大家能够支持和参加协会的活动,另外各位有任何问题和建议,请不要犹豫,尽管向我们提出。
Membership 

Membership is limited to Buffalo area medical or biomedical research professionals of Chinese origin or descent who have a clinical practice or an independent research laboratory. A doctoral degree is required. Membership is $50.00 per year and voluntary. 
For more information, please contact Dr. Bo Xu <boxubuffalo at gmail dot com>.

To Pay for a $50 Voluntary Annual Membership Fee

Please mail your check (Payable to CCWNY-BCHP) to:

Wei Sun
73 Westchester Road
Williamsville NY 14221
E-mail: weisun AT buffalo DOT edu

Mailing List and WeChat Group

To join the mailing list,
    1. Send an email with your true full name in the subject line to bc-hp+subscribe@googlegroups.com
You should receive a confirmation message of your subscription within 1-2 minutes. If you don't, please check your spam folder, identify the message from bc-hp@googlegroups.com, and make the message "not spam".
    2. Follow this link (
https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/bc-hp/join) to choose your email 
delivery setting.

To leave the list, send an email to bc-hp+unsubscribe@googlegroups.com.

To join the BCHP wechat group, please contact Dr. Rutao Yao (rutao DOT yao AT gmail DOT com).


Member List
Member may provide a one liner profile in the format shown below here to be included in the list.  

高晨 Gao, Chen MD; Pathology, BGH
刘红标 Liu, Hongbiao, MD PhD; primary care and nuclear medicine physician, Luna medical Care PC
穆丽娜,Lina Mu, MD, PhD; Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Environmental Health, University at Buffalo
松布尔 Buer Song MD PhD. Surgical Pathologist, specialized in Clinical Informatics. Department of Biomedical Informatics, University at Buffalo
姚如涛 Yao, Rutao PhD; Medical Physicist specializes in Nuclear Medicine Imaging; Univ. at Buffalo
张立新,Lixin Zhang, MD, PhD; Neurologist, Specialies in Vertigo, Tinnitus, Sleep and Epilepsy; Director, Dizziness, Balance and Tinnitus Centet, Dent Neurologic Institute


Meetings

BCHP holds two meetings each year. One is a business style gathering in the Spring to discuss each member's field and potential collaborations. Another is a banquet style lunch or dinner in a restaurant at the end of the year. 

Organization

BCHP has a President, a Vice President, a Treasurer, and an Information Officer serving on a volunteer basis without compensation. The term is two years for all officers.
The President is responsible for the general operation of the organization and calls for meetings to discuss issues of interest to members.  
The Vice President assists the President and may serve as the President in the event of absence of the President.  
The Treasurer is responsible for collecting membership fees/donations and has the signature rights of the funds donated by members.  
The Information Technology Officer is responsible for maintaining BCHP's web site, mailing-list, and wechat group. 

Current Officers (2017-2018)

PresidentBo Xu, MD, PhD, Staff Physician, Associate Professor of Oncology
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute 
Vice President: Jie Zhang, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Sociology, State University of New York at Buffalo State
TreasurerWei Sun, PhD, Associate Professor, Dept. of Communicative Disorders and Sciences, Universityat at Buffalo
Information Technology Officer: Rutao Yao, PhD, Professor, Dept. of Nuclear Medicine, University at Buffalo. 

Past Officers 

2015-2016
President: Junzhe Xu, MD, PhD, Board Certified Psychiatrist and Associate Professor of Department of Psychiatry at University of Buffalo and Staff Psychiatrist at VA of Buffalo.
Vice President: Bo Xu, MD, PhD, Staff Physician, Assistant Professor of Oncology
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Treasurer: Lisa (YueHui) Li, MD, Acupuncture Chinese Medicine & Rehab Center
Information Technology Officer: Rutao Yao, PhD, Professor of Nuclear Medicine at University at Buffalo.
2013-2014
President: Lixin Zhang, MD, PhD, Board Certified Neurologist and Sleep Specialist, Medical Director of Dent Dizziness and Balance Center, Dent Neurologic Institute.
Vice President: Junzhe Xu, MD, PhD, Board Certified Psychiatrist and Associate Professor of Department of Psychiatry at University of Buffalo and Staff Psychiatrist at VA of Buffalo. 
Treasurer: Lina Mu, PhD, Associate Professor of Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at University of Buffalo. 
Information Technology Officer: Rutao Yao, PhD, Professor of Nuclear Medicine at University at Buffalo.
2011-2012, Founding Term

President: Jian Feng, PhD, Professor of Physiology and Biophysics at University at Buffalo. 
Treasurer: X. Cynthia Fan, MD, Board Certified Radiologist at Windsong Radiology Group. 
Information Technology Officer: Rutao Yao, PhD, Associate Professor of Nuclear Medicine at University at Buffalo. 
Past Events

Dec. 2nd, 2017, Saturday 6 PM at 小尾羊
As the holiday season is approaching, BCHP Executive Committee would like to invite you to a holiday gathering. 

We will have a banquet style dinner (10 entries served with wine, beer, and soft drinks) followed by social activities such as karaoke, etc. This event is free to members who have paid their membership dues (the annual membership fee is $50 and you can pay your membership dues on site). Members are encouraged to bring their guests if seats are available, the cost is $20 per guest. This will be a great event to network with people working in the fields and nurture potential collaborations. 

RSVP at http://evite.me/BjJH3bnnsG by December 1st. In your response note, please write a brief paragraph about yourself - medical specialty, research interest, personal hobby, etc. We look forward to seeing you at the event.
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Rutao Yao,
Feb 24, 2014, 5:06 PM
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