Greetings from Editorial Office of Health Technology!
On behalf of the editorial team, we are glad to present HT 2017 Annual Report here and share with you the progress of HT in 2017. Health Technology is an innovation, interdisciplinary and international journal. The main goal of this journal is to share the latest ideas and advances through rapid online publication of original healthcare technology researches. The journal is covering topics from all aspects of medical and biological engineering and medical information technology.
We express our sincere thanks to all the editorial board members, reviewers, authors and readers for all your support and contributions to HT. We wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous 2018!
Welcome to develop, advance and innovate the health technology
We all know technology plays an important role in every industry as well as in our personal lives. Out of all of the industries that technology apply in, healthcare is definitely one of the most important. In today’s world, the healthcare industry has always been in the development of innovation: areas from robotics to telesurgery, from computer chip brain implants to homes that monitor us for illness, technology has undoubtedly made an incredible impact on medicine. As a result of the development of these brilliant innovations, healthcare practitioners can continue to find ways to improve their practice—from better diagnosis, surgical procedures to improved patient care.
Wen-Han Chang was born in Taiwan, ROC in 1963. Graduating from TaiwanProvincial Taiwan First Senior High School in September 1982, he received his medical education from Chung Shan Medical and Dental University from September 1982 to June 1989. He worked toward his Master of Health Administration degree from September 1997 to June 2000 and also got his Doctor of Public Health degree from July 2000 to May 2006 at Saint Louis University, USA.
Prof. Chii-Ruey Lin, born in 1955, in Taipei, was given the master of science after graduation from the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology in 1987. With the pursuit of science in mind, he later extended his research on mechanical engineering in National Chiao-Tung University and obtained a doctoral degree in 1997. Shortly, in 2001 He applied his knowledge into teaching and research, and assumed the responsibility of directing the Department of Engineering in National Taipei University of Technology as the Dean. In 2006, he took on a bigger role in the department as the Dean of the College of Mechanical & Electrical Engineering. Fully committed to the development of the school, he further dedicated himself as the Vice President for National Taipei University of Technology.
New Journal Contract signed between AME Publishing Company (AME) and Taiwan Society of Engineering Technology and Practical Medicine (SETPM).
We are thrilled to announce an exciting news - AME Publishing Company (AME) and Taiwan Society of Engineering Technology and Practical Medicine (SETPM) have launched a new journal, Health Technology, on July 20, 2017. This Contract is just the prologue of a series of future cooperations in academic field. Together they are going to ride on the crest of success in Medical Engineering research.