Asians in Greater Minnesota Oral History Project: Interview with Dr. Bingkun K. Chen
Part 1


Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Bingkun Chen was born December 4, 1961 in Hegang in Heilongjiang province China. He earned a PhD in pathology from Kochi University in Japan and an MBA from the University of Minnesota. At the time of the interview he was working at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Early life in China; religion; early education and medical school in China and then Germany and Japan; coming to the Minnesota to work for the Mayo Clinic; working for the Mayo Clinic; family in Minnesota; going back to China; living in Rochester, Minnesota; the Chinese community in Rochester; being grateful; diversity.
Quantity .75 hours compact disc
31 pages transcripts
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:43:58 running time
Creation Interviewee: Chen, Dr. Bingkun K.
Interviewer: Yang, Pa
Made in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Asian Americans -- Minnesota
Chinese Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 02/03/2012
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 144
Accession Number AV2012.5.1
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Asians in Greater Minnesota Oral History Project'

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