About us

The objective of the Research Center of Health and Welfare Policy is to endeavor for better policies of the Health and Welfare in Taiwan, which includes policy, organization, service, finance, prime cost, quality, equity and efficiency by researching, educating and serving.  Moreover, the rapid development of socioeconomic, demographic, and technology innovated among Taiwan and worldwide society. Thus, it is necessary to face up Health and Welfare policies related issues, in order to establish  a best paradigm for Taiwan’s Health and Welfare policies.

We expect to cooperate with VGH-YMU Team, non-government organizations, enterprises and related government departments to create a much better improved quality of medical industry and have better competition for Taiwan and other Pacific-Asia countries.



The director is in-charge of the center’s promotion and administration. There are five divisions and a core facility (data processing) at the center. Every team has its own leader to assist with administration work and to employ research fellows and administration personnel. Other personnel are employed by the directors of the individual research projects.

This includes:
The Center for Health and Welfare Policy Research, PIs Conference,
domestic and overseas consultants, data processing team (core facility),
Health & Welfare Economics Research Division,
Care Policy Research Division,
National Health Insurance Research Division,
Aging and Long-term Care Research Division,
and Health Service Industry and Stakeholder Behavior Research Division.



Dr. Weng-Foung Huang

   Academic Degrees:

    The Johns Hopkins University

    Department of Health Policy & Management

    Contact Information:

    Address: 155,sec. 2, Li-Long St. Pei-Tou, Taipei, Taiwan 112 R.O.C

    Phone number: 886-2-2826-7051

    Fax: 886-2-2820-6252



Research Context

Division 1: Health & Welfare Economics Research
Division 2: Care Policy Research
Division 3: National Health Insurance Research
Division 4: Health Service Industry and Stakeholder Behavior Research
Division 5: Aging and Long-term Care Research


Contact us

Add:No. 155, Sec. 2, Li-Nong, St., Taipei (112), Taiwan
Tel:886-2-2826-7000 Ext5316 FAX:02-28205503



Shu-Ting Huang
Tel: 886-2-2826-7000 Ext5316