National Yang-Ming University School of Medicine

Department of Surgery


  • The experimental surgery division was founded by the late Professor Albert Ly-young Shen, the department head of the Department of Surgery.
  • This was the first microsurgery training center in Taiwan.
  • It has offered many lectures and practical sessions on surgical laparoscopy since the beginning of laparoscope development.
  • It received donations from the private sector to upgrade the experimental surgery classroom equipment in 2001 and to found the Shutien Surgical Skills Training Laboratory.


  • To allow the acquisition of basic surgical techniques in a simulated environment and to provide students opportunities to carry out real operations.
  • To provide training for medical students, interns and practicing surgeons.
  • To provide a training facility for the public.

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