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College of Medicine

College of Medicine

China Medical University College of Medicine is one of nation’s outstanding institutions for biomedical education. The College of Medicine is located in the North District of Taichung, Taiwan and affiliated medical facilities through out metropolitan Taichung.


Medicine today is the most complicated and requires multi-discipline skills for medical school teaching its students in comprehensive knowledge and techniques. Instead, the measure of a excellent medical education is one that presents the topics most applicable to 21st century medical education, blends clinical experience and basic science, demands mastery of new information technologies, and provides students with skills to become independent , lifelong learners. The School of Medicine’s four-part mission covers compassion, prudence, diligence and integrity into teaching, scholarship and service for students. The primary goal is to educate compassionate and talent medical students with enhancement skills for patient care and advance biomedical performance. We are committed to set the highest standard in medical education and continuing to push the standard to higher level. These goals are embraced by our programs designated to all our students to be well-prepared for the advance clinical practice, frontier of research and exceptional education.


The College of Medicine provides an outstanding and diverse training environment in medicine today. The curriculums are designed to mingle science, technology, clinical practice and ethical training. Lifelong and problem based learning techniques will be emphasized for student to develop a distinction career and dignity. The graduate programs offer opportunities in basic, clinical and translational scientific projects under mentor guiding to meet students long-term academic goals. In recent years, we have constant improve the quality of healthcare and research for central Taiwan using innovation, scholarly activity to create new knowledge, to provide better systems of medical education and to develop more effective health care methods.


More than 900 medical students from the nation come to the CMU College of Medicine to pursue their M.D. and learn from our renowned faculty, many of whom are nationally and internationally recognized, who represent highly diverse areas. The College offers programs of master’s, doctoral and interdiciplinary programs that can be pursued in combination with M.D. degrees. Some of these programs connect CMU to partner universities in USA, European and other continentals.


The swift progression of advance biomedical science such as the molecular genetic revolution, publication of the human genome, and high-performance computing are hastening the development of new medical diagnostics, treatments, and therapies. In the meantime, revelation to research provides aspirant clinicians with an appreciation of the processes leading to current and future cutting edge medical cares. The CMU College of Medicine accounts for total more than NT$140 million research funding in federal fiscal year 2008.  We use a collaborative research model, built around multidisciplinary teams of basic and clinical scientists who are organized to answer human based problems. This approach builds upon the strength of our basic science institutions and our clinical departments. Discoveries had made in laboratories fuel an expansive translational research effort aimed at bridging the gap between bench and beside and translating promising laboratory findings rapidly into clinical applications for patients in our medical center and wherever medicine is practiced.


The coordinative education and research between schools and institutes tighten the basic scientists and physicians into one big family in order to make the advance medical care better.