Workshop & Study Tour for Public Health Professionals in Taiwan

Program Date

19 Aug 29 Aug 2024

Program Location

Taipei, Taiwan

Program Venue

Fortune Hiya Hotel

Registration & Payment Deadline

30 Jun 2024

Program Overview

The workshop and study tour for public health professionals is an intensive 10-day program designated to form a comprehensive understanding of the Taiwanese public health system. It is aimed at discussing the best practices within the sector and assessing the key challenges faced by the country. A number of disciplines will be analyzed from community, policy, and governance perspectives.

This program is a unique opportunity for those who wish to observe the operation of the Taiwanese healthcare system in real-time and gain hands-on experience with it.

Target Audience

Workshop & Study Tour for Public Health Professionals in Taipei, Taiwan is focused on enhancing collaborative leadership capacity across the entire health sector and at all levels of public health practice. Thereby, it is highly relevant for all public health professionals from leadership to policymaking and governance domains.

Program Objectives

Upon the successful completion of this program, its delegates shall be able to:

  • Gain a good understanding of the Taiwanese Public Health System and Structure
  • Identify the key features of policymaking and governance practice in the Taiwanese healthcare system
  • Comprehend the approach to Primary, Community, and Environmental Healthcare as well as Occupational Health and Epidemiology
  • Build networks with the community and promote health in rural and urban settings
  • Analyze the best practices and challenges facing Taiwan’s health sector

Selection of Study Areas

  • Policy Making and Governance
  • Public Health Management
  • Occupational Health
  • Primary Healthcare
  • Secondary and Tertiary Care
  • Epidemiology
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Health Services Delivery and Resilience during emergencies
  • Community Health and Health Promotion
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • Maternal and Child Health
  • Nutrition and Food Safety
  • Environmental Health
  • Nursing and Quality Care
  • Mental Health
  • Health Science
  • Waste Management in Healthcare

Program Methodology & Structure 

Workshop & Study Tour for Public Health Professionals in Taiwan is structured around a variety of learning components including but not limited to:

  • Instructor-led seminars – approx. 20 hours

Sessions will be delivered by public health officials, representatives of non-governmental and intergovernmental organizations that are involved in public health delivery, and health academics.

  • Panel discussions and presentations – approx. 12 hours

Panel discussions will be organized with the presenters and guest speakers from different domains of the public health sector

  • Field visits and application exercises – approx. 20 hours

Exposure visits and study tours relevant to the selected key areas of public health delivery

  • Peer and Reflective Learning – approx. 10 hours
  • Societal and Cultural Study Tours – approx. 12 hours

Program Fee

Payment Options

Fee Covers

  • Visa Assistance (complimentary)

  • Participant Assessment

  • Airport Pickup

  • Accommodation

  • Wi-Fi

  • Welcome Dinner

  • Breakfast

  • Workshop Kit

  • Program Materials

  • Program Experts

  • Practical Activities

  • Lunch

  • Refreshments

  • Interactive workshop

  • City Map & Direction

  • Risalat T-shirt

  • Field Visit

  • Program Certificate

  • Entertaining Tour

  • Program Report