Prof Peter Chang

Adjunct Professor
Tufts University


  • Professor Peter Wushou CHANG, MD, MPH, ScD, FRCP (London)
  • MD (1984), Department of Medicine, National Yangming University Medical College
  • Master of Public Health (1988), Harvard University College of Public Health, Major: Environmental and occupational health
  • Doctor of Sciences (1992), Department of Cancer Biology, Harvard University College of Public Health, Major: Radiation Biology

Career Background:

  • Ombudsman, Taiwan (2018-2020)
  • Chairman, Committee of Foreign Affairs and Overseas Taiwanese, Control Yuan, Taiwan (2019)
  • Professor, Institute of Public Health, Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, National Yangming University College of Medicine
  • Visiting scientist, National Institutes of Health, Division of Radiation Epidemiology, Maryland, USA
  • Advisor of the Ministry of Health; Director of the Health Division, Office in Geneva & Brussels,
  • Representative Office of Taiwan in Geneva and European Union; Director General, Department of International Collaboration, Ministry of Health, Taiwan
  • International Dean & Vice Dean, College of Public Health and Nutrition, Taipei Medical University.
  • Senior advisor, National Taipei Hospital, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taiwan.
  • President, Asian Health Literacy Association (2019-)
  • Vice President, International Health Literacy Association, IHLA (2016-)
  • President, Global Taiwanese Medical Association, GTMA (2020-)
  • Senior Global Health Literacy Adviser, International Center for Migration Health and Development, Switzerland
  • Editorial Board, Journal “Health Literacy Research and Practice”
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Nutrition and Food Science Forecast
  • Adjunct Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, USA
  • Fellow scientist, National Health Research Institute, Taiwan
  • Advisor, Kaohsiung Medical University
  • Chair Professor, Chuan-Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan (2019-2020)
  • Visiting Professor, Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University, Almaty, KZ
  • Visiting Professor, Dian Nouswantoro University, Semarang, Indonesia
  • Guest lecturer, Global Health Program, University of Southern California, USA
  • Academic advisor, École des hautes études en santé publique (EHESP), Rennes, France