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Accepting Applications for the CADAH 2016 -2017 Scholarships

The Chinese American Doctor Association is now accepting applications for its 2016-2017 scholarships. The deadline for application is January 11, 2017. Applicants should be second, third or fourth-year students of Chinese descent and currently enrolled in an accredited medical or dental school in the Houston/Galveston area, or a child of a CADAH member and currently enrolled in second, third or fourth-year of an accredited medical or dental school located outside of the Greater Houston area. Scholarship amounts range between $1,000 and $ 2,000. Please encourage all eligible students to apply.
 
The website and scholarship application can be accessed by clicking here.
Please do not hesitate to contact scholarship committee chair David Huang, MD at dhuang82@hotmail.com
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Autumn Persimmon Picking

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Chinese American Doctors 

Association of Houston

Autumn Persimmon Picking

 Pick Your Own Freshly Off the Trees!!!

 Time: October 1, 2016 Saturday, 9am-12pm

Lunch: Vietnamese sandwiches provided by CADAH.  11:20am-12:30pm

Cost: You pay the persimmons you picked by the pounds. no meal charges for members.

 LOCATION: Matt Family Orchard  2110 Bauer Hockley Road Tomball, Texas 77377-5767

http://www.mattfamilyorchard.com

 RSVP: to Dr Ying Ying Wood cadahmail@gmail.com before September 22, 2016

ASIAN PERSIMMON

The persimmon is referred to as the “Apple of the Orient”. There are 400 species, most located in the tropical and subtropical regions. Persimmons are the fifth most important fruit in Japan.

The oldest known persimmon tree is 600 years old, grown in Japan.

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Treat Both Chronic Pain and Neuropathic Pain Associated with DPN

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A Unique Option to Treat Both Chronic Pain  and Neuropathic Pain Associated with DPN

presented by
Ellen Lin, MD
San Antonio, Texas
 
sponsored by
Depomed, Inc.
 

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Ruth’s Chris Steak House
5433 Westheimer Road

Houston, Texas 77056

Registration begins at 6:30 pm and Lecture at 7:00 pm.
Attendees should plan to arrive on time and remain through the duration of the program.
 
Space is limited, so please RSVP by
Friday, September 16, 2016
using the following link:

https://goo.gl/forms/gMeuLTfSNwZTTAxx2

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Houston Restaurant Weeks

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Chinese American Doctors
Association of Houston
Come join us for Houston Restaurant Weeks Party
Friday, August 26, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Lucille’s
5512 La Branch St
Houston, Texas 77004
713 – 568-2505
First Course
WATERMELON SALAD (GF) (V)
arugula, iced red onion, pistachio, goat cheese, lemon ginger vinaigrette
CAESAR
asiago, cornbread croutons, egg, tarragon dressing
FRIED GREEN TOMATOES
seasoned cornmeal, spicy aioli, goat cheese
FRIED OYSTERS
country fried gulf oysters (4), cilantro slaw, hot sauce
CHILI BISCUITS (4)
great grandma’s claim to fame!
SOUP OF THE DAY
Second Course
PORK & BEANS (GF)
8 oz. pork shank, grape tomato confit, three bean ragu, agrodolce
8 OZ. OXTAILS & GRITS (GF)
serrano cheddar grits, fire roasted capanota, oxtail jus
SHRIMP & GRITS (GF)
gulf shrimp (4 -10-13s), andouille, sherry tomato broth, stone mill grits
7 OZ. DUCK (GF)
sous vide, green bean bundles, yams, lavender blueberries
FISH FRY
1 ¾ – 2 lbs pounds whole head-on-fish, fresh basil maque choux, nuoc mam vin, fresh greens
Third Course
CROISSANT BREAD PUDDING
CHOCOLATE BOURBON BACON BUNDT CAKE
DAILY PANNA COTTA

Cost is $35 per person, tax/gratuities/drinks are not included. CADAH will reimburse $20 per member who attended.

Due to the restaurant’s policy of ‘no separate bills’ for large parties, the entire bill will be paid in total by a member of our Board.

Please kindly bring cash or check to pay. Thank you.

RSVP to Dr. Ying Ying Wood cadahmail@gmail.com by Tuesday, August 23, 2016, if you wish to attend.

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Volunteers Needed

Health Fair

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Dear CADAH Members we still need your help!

The 28th annual Houston Chinese Community Health Fair will be held on Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 9 am to 12:30 pm at the Culture Center of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office at 10303 Westoffice Dr., Houston, TX 77042.

The theme this year is dental health, with speakers including Drs. Jennifer Kan, Ying Wang, Hsiu-Wan Meng, and Frank Sung. There will be free dental, blood pressure, glucose, and lipid screening.

We need 10 dentists or dental students to do screening for the dental and periodontal conditions of about 300 attendees. In addition, we also need as many physicians and additional dentists as possible to help with patient consultation/counseling.

Please email Dr. C. Huie Lin, CADAH Community Service Chair, at huie.lin@gmail.com if you are able to volunteer.

Thank you.

Hue-Teh Shih, MD, MPH
Chair, 2016 Chinese Community Health Fair

Stephen Chao, MD
CADAH president

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Chinese Health Fair 2016

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Dear CADAH Members,

The 28th annual Houston Chinese Community Health Fair will be held on Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 9 am to 12:30 pm at the Culture Center of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office at 10303 Westoffice Dr., Houston, TX 77042.

The theme this year is dental health, with speakers including Drs. Jennifer Kan, Ying Wang, Hsiu-Wan Meng, and Frank Sung.  There will be free dental, blood pressure, glucose, and lipid screening.

We need 10 dentists or dental students to do screening for the dental and periodontal conditions of about 300 attendees.  In addition, we also need as many physicians and additional dentists as possible to help with patient consultation/counseling.

Please email Dr. C. Huie Lin, CADAH Community Service Chair, at huie.lin@gmail.com if you are able to volunteer.

Thank you.

Hue-Teh Shih, MD, MPH
Chair, 2016 Chinese Community Health Fair

Stephen Chao, MD
CADAH President
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Caracol Meeting Update

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UPDATE as of 11:13 AM CST

Self-park will be validated by the restaurant, there is also complimentary valet parking available.

The form has been closed. For information please contact James Tang at jamestangmd@gmail.com

Otezia: An Oral PDE4 Inhibitor for the Treatment of Adults with
Active Psoriatic Arthritis and Patients with Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis
presented by
Jesus Hernandez, MD, FACRFort Bend Rheumatology Associates, PLLC

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Caracol
2200 Post Oak Boulevard
Unit 160
Houston, TX 77056

Registration begins at 6:30 pm
Lecture at 7:00 pm

Attendees should plan to arrive prior to the beginning of the program and remain through the duration of the program.

Space is limited, so please RSVP by
5 pm July 10
using the following link:
http://goo.gl/forms/INqjt2QXeVL5nf873

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June Outdoor Fun! – Reminder

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Date: Saturday, June 25, 2016
Time:6:00 pm for dinner
8:30 pm for symphony

Place:
Hermann Park Fannin Pavilions C&D for BBQ and Miller Outdoor Theatre for after dinner symphony

Program: BBQ dinner
Dinner Cost: free for CADAH members, $15 for nonmember guests, children under $12 free

ExxonMobil Summer Symphony: FREE

Mozart: Overture to The Marriage of Figaro
Concerto to be announced: Silver Medalist of the 2016 Ima Hogg Competition
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

RSVP: cadahmail@gmail.com by June 20, 2016

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Tzu Chi Foundation Health Fair – Reminder

Date: May 22, 2016, Sunday
Time: 09:30 – 12:00 Noon

Where:

Tzu Chi Foundation
6200 Corporate Dr.
Houston, TX. 77036
Phone: Tel: 713-270-9988
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Health Screening:

  • Doctor’s Consult
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine /Family Practice
  • Pulmonary
  • Gyn/Infertility
  • Dental
  • Chinese Medicine
  • Vision and consult
  • Community Resources
  • Medications Consult
  • Cholesterol (Note: No food after midnight)
  • Blood Sugar (Note: No food after midnight)
  • Blood Pressure
  • BMI
  • Height and Weight
  • Health Education

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Cosponsors: Chinese American Doctors Association of Houston. and HEB
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Come join us!

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2016 CADAH AGA

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It was a great time at the 2016 CADAH AGA.
CADAH held its 2016 Annual General Assembly (AGA) at the Tea Room of the Junior League of Houston on Sunday, April 17, 2016.
We heard a wonderful presentation on ‘Thermal Ablation of Brain Tumors’ by our very own Dr. Sujit Prabhu and presented our eight CADAH scholarship recipients for 2016.
We also recognized our outgoing board members and introduced our new board members.  Dr. Stephen Chao is the new CADAH president, and Dr. Spencer Su is the president-elect.  See below for results of this year’s CADAH elections.
The new CADAH directory for 2016 was distributed to the members in attendance.

View pictures of the CADAH AGA 2016

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2016 Board of Directors and Board of Supervisors

Dear CADAH Members,

Please cast your votes for the 2016 CADAH Board of Directors, Supervisors, and Student and Resident Representatives by clicking on the site below.  The candidates are listed below.  Please vote before April 10, 2016.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PS58RVS

 

Board of Directors candidates

Susan Chi, DMD (Endodontics)

Patrick Huang, DDS (General Dentistry)

Chun Huie Lin, MD, PhD (Cardiology)

Scott Lin, MD (Pain Management/Anesthesiology)

Jasmine Peng, DDS, MS, PhD (Orthodontics)

Spencer Su, MD (Nephrology)

Jasmine Sung, DDS (General and Implant Dentistry)

Jillwen Sung, DMD (Endodontics)

Quynh Tan, DDS (Orthodontics)

 

Resident representative candidates

Chelsea Foong (UTMB MS4 pending PGY1 UTH OB/Gyn)

Peter Yeh (BCM MS4 pending PGY1 BCM PM&R)

 

Student representative candidate

Lily Mei (UTH MS2)

 

Board of Supervisors candidates

Karl King, MD (Radiation Oncology)

Susan Yang, DDS (General Dentistry)

Jonathan Zhang, MD (Neurosurgery/Interventional Neuroradiology)

 

Please make plans to attend the CADAH AGA at the Junior League of Houston on Sunday, April 17, 2016 from 5 to 9 pm by RSVPing to cadahrsvp@gmail.com.

 

Also don’t forget about the CADAH Crawfish Boil at Sugar Creek Country Club this Saturday, April 2nd from 4:30pm to 7:30pm; RSVP to cadahmail@gmail.com.

 

Sincerely,

 

Stephen Chao, MD

CADAH president-elect

 

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2016 CADAH Annual General Assembly

The CADAH Annual General Assembly (AGA) will be on Sunday, April 17, 2016, at the Junior League of Houston, Tea Room, beginning at 5:00 p.m.  We will conduct our annual business meeting, and this year’s CADAHscholarship winners will be presented.  All CADAH members are invited and each member may bring a guest.  To reserve your seat(s), please reply to cadahrsvp@gmail.com. Thank you.

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The Chinese American Doctors Association of Houston

 Invites you and a Guest to our

 2016 Annual General Assembly

Sunday, April 17, 2016

5:00 – 9:00 PM

 

The Junior League of Houston

Tea Room

1811 Briar Oak Lane

Houston, TX 77024

 

Please RSVP by Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 to:

cadahrsvp@gmail.com

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Chinese American Doctors Association of Houston 2016 Spring Crawfish Boil

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Chinese American Doctors Association of Houston 2016 Spring Crawfish Boil

Enjoy the Seasonal Crawfish Cajun Style Together with delicious corn and potatoes

In the Country Club Bistro open to the golf course

Saturday, April 2, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Sugar Creek Country Club 420 Sugar Creek Blvd. Sugar Land, TX 77478

RSVP: Dr YingYing Wood cadahmail@gmail.com

Cost: $24-27 per person, CADAH will pay $20 for each member

Children under 12 free. Soft drinks included

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Pictures of the 2016 CADAH Gala

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2016 CADAH Newsletter

Reminder

 

2016 CADAH Newsletter has been recently posted. Please visit the CADAH Newsletter section.

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2016 Chinese New Year Scholarship Fundraising Gala

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Chinese American Doctors Association of Houston 2016 Chinese New Year

Scholarship Fundraising Gala

February 27, 2016

The Chinese American Doctors Association of Houston (CADAH) is a
non-profit organization formed in 1993 to unite Chinese American
doctors in promoting their social and professional image. CADAH is heavily
involved in organizing medically related lectures and events for the Asian
community. The CADAH Foundation was created for educational purposes to
award scholarships for Houston area medical and dental students.

If you can make a donation for our gala, please contact Dr. YingWood at

yingcadah@gmail.com

We appreciate your generous donation
Tickets, Coupons, Gifts or Gift Certificates
CADAH Foundation is a 501 c (3) non-profit organization

For more information click here

To order tickets or to donate click here

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Community News Update

Shantou University Medical School – a rapidly growing medical school located in coastal Guangdong Province of China…

Click here for more information

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Top Golf Social

Top Golf

 

Top Golf Social
Saturday, January 30th … from 5 pm to 7 pm.
Topgolf Houston – Katy  (at the Northwest corner of Intersection of High
1030 Memorial Brook Blvd
Houston, TX 77084
Buffet-style
  • Herb-Infused Prime Rib
  • Grilled Chimichurri Shrimp Skewer
  • Grilled Vegetables
  • Roasted Smashed Potatoes
  • Ceasar or House Salad
  • Unlimited non-alcoholic drinks included (sodas, fountain drinks, ice tea, etc.)
Cost:
Free for CADAH members (first 40 to RSVP), $30 per person for non member spouses or guests, $25 age 18 and under, free for age 5 and under.
RSVP to Dr. Spencer Su spencersu@yahoo.com before January 28, 2016.
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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2016

1CADAH

 

Click here for more information

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Dear members, 

There is a Ferrari Festival 2015 at the Highland Village on Nov 15, 2015 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Admission is free. There will be more than 50 Ferrari on display.
This is a fund-raising event for the Texas Children Cancer Center. Donations can be made at the event(optional).
Address: 4000 Block of Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77027
Plan:
Have Brunch at The Drexel Houston on 3974 Westheimer at 11:00am.(menu attached).
The festival is within walking distance, we can walk to the festival after the meal and enjoy an interesting outdoor event. Children are welcome too!
RSVP using the following link:
On behalf of
Ying Ying Wood, MD
Social Activities Director