Prof Wang Ying Wei

Director General, Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan

Prof Wang Ying Wei

Director General, Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health & Welfare, Taiwan

Biography

Prof Wang Ying Wei is the Director General in Health Promotion Administration, MOHW Taiwan. He received his MD degree from National Taiwan University and PhD from Tulane University in US.

He completed his residency training in Family Medicine in National Taiwan University Hospital. He was the chief in Heart Lotus Hospice in Tzuchi General Hospital, and director in the Department of Medical Humanities, Tzuchi University.

He started the first Buddhist hospice program in East Taiwan since 1996. He was the council member of APHN. He developed many innovative programs for hospice palliative care and medical humanities in Taiwan in the past few years.