Personal profile


  • 1991/9- 1996/6 Doctor Degree:Graduate Institute of Epidemiology, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • 1987/9- 1989/6 Master Degree:Institute of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • 1981/9- 1985/6 Bachelor Degree:School of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taiwan


  • 2015–present, Convener of Social Medicine, Ministry of Science and Technology Department of Life Sciences
  • 2014–present, Advisory Committee, International Cooperation and Development Fund
  • 2012–present, Vice President, Taipei Medical University
  • 2011–present, President, Taiwan International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF) Association
  • 2010–present, Honorary Treasurer, Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health Association
  • 2010-2013, President, Taiwan Public Health Association
  • 2009-2013, Dean, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University
  • 2005-2009, Director, School of Public Health, Taipei Medical University
  • 2002- 2008, President, Taiwan Epidemiology Association
  • 2003- 2005, Dean, Office of Academic Affairs, Taipei Medical University
  • 2002- 2006, Director, Center for General Education, Taipei Medical University
  • 2000- 2002, Director, Center for Liberal Arts, Taipei Medical University
  • 2000- 2003, Minister, Teaching Evaluation Committee, Taipei Medical University
  • 1997- 2000, Head, Curriculum Division of Office of Academic Affairs, Taipei Medical University


  • Research Grant Award, Taipei Medical University, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Excellent Research Award, Taipei Medical University, 2006, 2011, 2013
  • Research Achievement Award, Taipei Medical University, 2011
  • Best Paper Award, Taipei Medical University, 2011
  • Teaching Excellence Award, Taipei Medical University, 2010
  • NSC Outstanding Undergraduate Project Research Innovation Award, 2000, 2006, 2007, 2010
  • Excellent thesis Award, Taiwan Public Health Association, 1996
  • Research Award, National Science Council, 1995, 1997, 1998, 2001 – present

Research Interests

  • Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Vascular Diseases Epidemiology
  • Biostatistics

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Projects 2010 2017

Research Output 1994 2017

Breast Neoplasms
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Dose-response relationship between inorganic arsenic exposure and lung cancer among arseniasis residents with low methylation capacity

Hsu, K. H., Tsui, K. H., Hsu, L. I., Chiou, H. Y. & Chen, C. J. May 1 2017 In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 26, 5, p. 756-761 6 p.

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