Keynote: Shun-Sheng Chen – A Witness of Taiwan’s Medical History after the 2nd World War

Wednesday 18 September 2019


Explore the unfolding of Taiwan’s medical history and the significant evolution of healthcare services since the 2nd World War. Hear from Dr Shun-Sheng Chen, the Founding and Former President of the Taiwan Medical History Association, who will lead you through the captivating pre-war historical background of Taiwan, the involvement of Austronesian medicine and the fundamental changes during the period of Japanese control.

Shun-Sheng Chen, MD, PhD & FANA, Emeritus Professor of Neurology, Chang Gung University; Emeritus Vice-superintendent, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital; Founding and Former President of Taiwan Medical History Association, Taiwan