ISPOR Taiwan Regional Chapter

台灣藥物經濟暨效果研究學會 (Taiwan Society for Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research)

Chapter Activities

  • 1st Executive Board Meeting
    Taipei, Taiwan

    ISPOR Taiwan Chapter held their first executive board meeting for the newly elected board members. Picture is featured on the right side of the webpage.

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  • Annual Meeting and TaSPOR 8th Leader Team Election
    December 2017

    Prof. Lee Po-Chang, the Director-General of National Health Insurance Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare in Taiwan made a presentation on “Health Care Reform to Reshape the Medical Environment.”

  • 9th Huaxia Pharmacoeconomics Forum
    September 2017

    42 Taiwanese attendees from industry, academy and government agencies joined the Forum in Guangzhou. Two speeches were provided by Taiwan Chapter.

    -  What to Hear from Patients in HTA Process-Taiwan Examples (Prof. Tony Tarn)

    -  How to Apply Health Economic Evidences in Decision Making Process?  (Prof. CJ Chang)

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  • Chapters Dialogue: New Drug Reimbursement and Health Technology Assessment
    June 12, 2017

    30 chapter members from Taiwan and approximate 50 chapter members from Japan participated in the Chapters Dialogue in Tokyo, Japan. This was a well opportunity to share the reimbursement schemes as well as the HTA roles in Japan and in Taiwan. Four sections in two topics were organized, including

    Topic I: New drug reimbursement and related financial scheme in the insurance system

    -           Healthcare system introduction.

    -           Reimbursement challenges and financial barriers.

    Topic II: The role of HTA in the health insurance system

    -           Current implementation of HTA.

    -           Future trend and expectation on HTA.

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    ISPOR 5th Asia-Pacific Conference website

About Chapter

Chapter Leadership
President (2018-2020)Kevin Ko, PhD
Secretary GeneralIrene Lin

Chapter Constitution

Taiwan Regional Chapter Constitution

Annual Reports

Annual Report 2014

Contact Information

ISPOR Taiwan Regional Chapter Office
c/o Bor-Sheng Ko, M.D. PhD
National Taiwan University Hospital
Taipei, Taiwan


Established January 2003
2017 Annual Meeting and TaSPOR 8th Leader Team Election
2017 Annual Meeting and TaSPOR 8th Leader Team Election
ISPOR Taiwan Chapter 2018 Board
ISPOR Taiwan Chapter 2018 Board

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