Introduction

Mission & Goals

Introduction

1.Background and history
    "Precision medicine and health" has been the focus of the development of the biotechnology and medical field in advanced countries in the world in recent years. In the era of personalized medicine, how to make good use of big data, scientific methods and artificial intelligence and other technologies to discuss precise prevention, precise diagnosis, precise treatment and precise care of diseases is an important topic in the current clinical medicine field.
    Taipei Medical University has a research database covering clinical big data of three affiliated hospitals (Taipei Medical University Hospital, Wan Fang Hospital, and Shuang Ho Hospital). The Clinical Data Center of Office of Data Science also conducts continuous data collection, promotion, collaboration, matching clinical trial subjects, domestic inter-academic data alliance, connecting with international data and other services on this database. The faculty of the College of Management of Taipei Medical University includes data scientists with various expertise, who are good at analyzing and applying clinical and health big data. In addition, the teachers and graduates of the Biotech EMBA were various experts have long been working in the field of biotechnology and medical care.
    Through the establishment of this center, the College of Management of Taipei Medical University actively integrates the above-mentioned various professional technologies, capabilities and resources, and provides industry-academia collaboration services such as scientific research and product development related to health big data according to the needs of the biotechnology, medical and health industries at home and abroad.
    The center was established in 2015. The original name of the center was "Big Data Research Center". In order to focus more on the professional fields of management of biotechnology, medical care and other related fields, it was renamed "Research Center of Data Science on Healthcare Industry" in 2021.
 
2.Purpose
    The center aims to integrate the research resources of the College of Management, Taipei Medical University and three affiliated hospitals, and establish an industry-academia collaboration platform centered on health industry data research, and work towards the goal of precision medicine and health, so as to improve the development of domestic and foreign biotechnological medical care industry.
 
3.Task
  • Establish a cross-domain communication platform for health big data analysis;
  • Promote industry-academia collaboration related to health big data analysis;
  • Conduct relevant academic and practical research on health big data analysis;
  • Provide education, training and talent cultivation for health big data analysis.