Dr Wui-Chiang Lee

Deputy Superintendent

Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taiwan

An acclaimed gastroenterologist and quality expert in Taiwan, Dr Lee also joined Johns Hopkins University and earned a PhD (2005) and MHS (2002) from Bloomberg School of Public Health. He assumed top-ranked positions, such as CEO of the Joint Commission of Taiwan (2011-2013), Director-General of the Department of Medical Affairs, Ministry of Health and Welfare (2013-2014), President of the Asian Society for Quality in Health Care, and an institutionalBoard member and Chair of the Education Committee of International Society for Quality in Health Care from 2013 to 2017. Dr Lee has been dedicated to quality improvement, patient safety, and the digital transformation of Taiwan’s medical services for more than 20 years. He initiated the Smart Hospital Campaign in 2014, also engaged in many digital transformation projects of Taipei Veterans General Hospital since 2017 and joined the government plans on a national level. Dr Lee received the Johns Hopkins University “2021 Distinguished Alumnus Award” for his outstanding performance in SARS and COVID-19 pandemic control.