2023 Pre-med Enhancement Summer Program
This program provided by Chang Gung University College of Medicine is designed for students who plan to apply for medical schools for an unique and enhanced learning experience and exposure to enhance the preparation for medicine. The program offers face-to- face introductory lectures of integrated basic medical sciences, opportunities to participate in basic science laboratories, and experiences in simulation-based hands-on clinical skills as well as clinical shadowing in a large medical center. The clinical shadowing in Chang Gung Memorial Hospital provides clinical observation to comprehend various real-world clinical settings, and a clinical VR/3D printed object demonstration will also be included in this program. Students will also have the chance to learn about the knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine by virtual reality, preparation of herbal tea medicine according to individuals’ constitution, manual therapy (tui na,推拿), cupping therapy (拔罐), acupuncture, and modernized traditional pulse/tongue diagnosis.
This 6-week summer course will provide students with interactive and stimulating learning experience as well as cultural exposure for preparing medical school entrance.
Chang Gung University (CGU) was established in 1987 by the Wang family of the Formosa Plastics Group (台塑企業), in Taoyuan City, Taiwan.
- 6,987 students (undergrade 5,236/ 75%)
- 582 full-time faculty members
- Full-time Faculty : Undergrad Student = 1:12
- 4 Colleges: College of Medicine / Engineering / Management / Intelligent Computing
- Chang Gung Medical Foundation:
- 8 acute hospitals (11,300 beds): LARGEST hospital system in Taiwan
- Nursing home (310 units)
- Senior’s residence/village (706 units)
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Administration / Logistics:
Executive Director (External Affairs)
Office of International Affairs,
Chang Gung University