The Chinese American Medical Society (CAMS) is a non-profit, charitable, educational, and scientific organization committed to education and community service. Established in 1964, it is the oldest and now one of the largest and most successful national Chinese American medical societies in North America with regional chapters in Boston and Albany and over 1,300 members. The officers and the trustees of the governing board are made of up leading physicians in the New York metropolitan area who volunteer their services to CAMS.
It is the mission of CAMS to improve the health status of Chinese Americans and to promote excellence in health care for all through the mobilization of health care professionals.
The purposes & objectives of the Society are as follows:
1. To eliminate health disparities of Chinese Americans and other underserved populations.
2. To advance medical knowledge through education, scientific research, scholarship, and philanthropy with emphasis on aspects unique to Chinese Americans.
3. To promote the association of and to advocate for medical professionals of Chinese descent and others devoted to like purposes.
Mary Lee-Wong, MD President Yick Moon Lee, MD 李奕文 Vice President Victor T. Chang, MD 張祖錫 Secretary Perry Pong, MD 余永新 Treasurer Warren W. Chin, MD 陳建樂 Executive Director Paul C. Lee, MD, MPH 李展輝 Immediate Past President Steven Cai, MD 蔡 亦 聰 Richard Chan, MD 陳明明 Shan-Chin (Winson) Chen, MD 陳憲慶 Benjamin Lee, MD Wenhui Li, PhD Ning Lin, MD 林宁 Calvin Lo, MD 羅 明 威 Cynthia Pan, MD 潘欣心 Stanley Yang, MD 楊師典 Peggy Sheng 沈 卉 Ex-Officio David T.W. Chiu, MD 趙德威 President Emeritus, CAMS Historian Sun-hoo Foo, MD 符傅孝 Board of Director Emeritus Hsueh-Hwa Wang, MD 王雪華 Executive Director Emeritus Mabel Cheng, MD 程孟葆 Capital District Chapter President Qing-Mei Wang, MD Greater Boston Chapter President Grace Chang, Mark Chang & Samantha Ho Student Representatives (ATSU) Justin Young Student Representative (Columbia) Sarah Schrader, Anna Cai, Kevin Chang Student Representatives (Cornell) Joanne Ling & Garrett Ng Student Representatives (CUNY School of Medicine) Allen Zheng, Dong-han Yao, Jessica Tan, Selena Zhou, & William Su Student Representatives (Mt. Sinai) Diana Cheung, Jenny Leung, & Karen Huang Student Representative (NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine) John Wang Student Representative (NYU) Boey Li, George Mo, Lucy Tan, Michael Chen, & Richie Chen Student Representative (SUNY Downstate) Bianca Ho, Delia Shen, & Jack Liu Student Representative (Albert Einstein) Jamie Love 司徒美兒 Administrator Joanna Li 李嘉汶 Administrative Assistant