Department of Family Medicine

  • No. 250 Wu-Xing Street

    11031 Taipei

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Taipei Medical University Family Medicine department is based on out-patient department and community service-oriented clinical disciplines. We provide high-quality medical care to family as a unit and patient-centered. The department has dedicated to three areas : teaching, research and services. Regarding to teaching, we focus on teaching in out-patient department and community health clinics. The goal is to cultivate medical students; innovative new teaching materials in family medicine; and focus on the training in community medicine and holistic education during the three years of residency. We also emphasize on nurturing of ACGME six core competencies and build personal learning portfolios. In research area, we combined community evidence-based medicine with clinical research. We also emphasize on R & D and innovation, and actively communicate with international community. Thus, enhance the quality of care in family medicine, geriatrics and community medicine.

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Taiwan Medicine & Life Sciences
Arsenic Medicine & Life Sciences
Polymorphism Chemical Compounds
Population Medicine & Life Sciences
Virus Diseases Medicine & Life Sciences
Methylation Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Chemical Compounds
Odds Ratio Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2011 2017


Wang, S.


Project: c - Ministry of Health and Welfare

Human Leukocyte Antigen Polymorphisms Associated with the Efficacy of Hepatitis B Virus Vaccination

Su, F.


Project: b - Ministry of Science and Technology


Wang, S.


Project: c - Ministry of Health and Welfare

Research Output 1986 2018

  • 773 Citations
  • 16 h-Index
  • 116 Article
  • 3 Comment/debate
  • 2 Letter
  • 1 Book

Adiponectin gene polymorphisms and obesity increase the susceptibility to arsenic-related renal cell carcinoma

Hsueh, Y. M., Chen, W. J., Lin, Y. C., Huang, C. Y., Shiue, H. S., Yang, S. M., Ao, P. L., Pu, Y. S. & Su, C. T., Jul 1 2018, In : Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 350, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Renal Cell Carcinoma
4 Citations

A Population-Based Cohort Study on the Drug-Specific Effect of Statins on Sepsis Outcome

Lee, C. C., Lee, M. T. G., Hsu, T. C., Porta, L., Chang, S. S., Yo, C. H., Tsai, K. C. & Lee, M., Apr 1 2018, In : Chest. 153, 4, p. 805-815 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Cohort Studies
Pharmaceutical Preparations

Association of elevated blood serum high-sensitivity C-reactive protein levels and body composition with chronic kidney disease: A population-based study in Taiwan

Tsai, Y-W., Chan, Y-L., Chen, Y-C., Cheng, Y-H. & Chang, S-S., 2018, In : Medicine. 97, 36, p. e11896

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Body Composition
Chronic Renal Insufficiency
C-Reactive Protein
Adipose Tissue