William T. Chua
Field of award: Cardiovascular Medicine
Year awarded: 1984
Division: Health Sciences
In recognition of his outstanding researches in the field of cardiovascular medicine. Dr. Chua has made significant contributions related to the detection, assessment and evaluation of various forms of heart diseases with emphasis on cardiac electrophysiology, the study of heart rhythm disorder.
Education: Doctor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) University of the East, Ramon Magasaysay Medical Center 1973; BS (Pre-Med) Letran College 1969