122. Dr. Yeongchi Wu 吳永吉醫師

English Name Dr. Yeongchi Wu  

Hanji Name 吳永吉醫師
Birth Year
Birth Place Taiwan
First year / First city / State in U.S. 1971/ Chicago/IL
Address IL
Family 1. Wife: —
2. Daughter: —
3. Son: —
Education School Name Year – Year Degree and major
1. Kaohsiung Medical Univ.


Employment Company Name Year – Year Position or title
1. Cook County Hospital


Surgical Intern
2. Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago


3. Center for International Rehabilitation (國際復健中心)

4. Northwestern Univ. Prosthetics-Orthotics Center (西北大學義肢矯具教學研究中心)

6.Northwestern Univ. Feinberg School of Medicine

Accomplishment 1. President of North American Taiwanese Medical Association/Chicago Chapter (北美洲台灣人醫師協會芝加哥分會會長) 2017

2.Inventor of A Simple Prosthetic Mold Manufacturing Method“Dilatancy” Production Technology ( 發明簡易義肢模具製造法「真空成型」製作技術)

3. Fellow, National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research

4. Virtual Mentor by American Association (AMA) (美國醫師協會傑出導師) 2001

5. Yeongchi Wu International Educational Award by International Society for Prosthetics and Orthotics (國際義肢及矯具協會為其設立國際教育獎 ) 2004

6. Renowned Sculptor

7. Outstanding Taiwanese American Elected by T.A. Archives in 10/2018

Hobby Sculpture, painting