Welcome to the 5th International Conference on Healthcare and Management (ICHM2019) hosted by the Chang Gung University. ICHM2019 continues the series of ICHM conference since 2015 to provide a platform for exchanging ideas and innovations about latest developments in the field of healthcare and management among professionals around the world. With the fast growing of aging population, the smart health and long-term care has fetched now world greatest concern. Recently, big data analytics becomes another focal subject. It stimulates essential issues in collecting and analyzing healthcare data, as well as how to apply the obtained results in reality. Therefore, we have “Innovative Applications for the Future of Healthcare and Management" as our theme for this year’s conference. The core value of ICHM is associating and exchanging the better healthcare management education, researches, and information from different parties. Again, we sincerely welcome you to Taiwan and hope that ICHM2019 will challenge and inspire you, and result in new knowledge, collaborations, and friendships.

With best wishes,

Dah-Chuan Gong

ICHM2019 Conference Chair

Dah-Chuan Gong, Ph.D

Professor and Conference Chair Dean, College of Management Chang Gung University


This conference welcomes oral presentations. The 2019 International Conference on Healthcare and Management (ICHM2019) is to be held in Chang Gung University, Taiwan. The scholars are welcome to submit abstracts on any aspect of Healthcare and Management in English. The abstract format please down the attached files.

  • Age-friendly Communities
  • Aging Population and Management
  • Behavior and Data Analysis in Healthcare/Medical Information
  • Big Data and Management
  • Designing for Patient Safety
  • Designing for Wellness
  • Disease Modeling
  • Financial Management in Healthcare
  • Government Policy and Healthcare Management
  • Health Economics - Costing and Pricing of Health Services
  • Healthcare Information Systems
  • Healthcare Logistics
  • Healthcare Operation Management
  • Healthcare Operations
  • Healthcare Quality
  • Healthcare Risk Assessment and Prioritization
  • Healthcare Service Design
  • Healthy Ageing
  • Human Resources Managementin Healthcare
  • Inclusive Design
  • Information Management in Healthcare
  • Innovation in Healthcare
  • Innovative Healthcare Information Systems
  • Location and Allocations Problems in Healthcare
  • Long-term Care
  • Management of Healthcare Professionals and Teams
  • Management Science in Healthcare
  • Medical Accreditation
  • Medical Data Mining
  • Medical Imaging
  • Operations Research and Optimization
  • Planning and Scheduling Healthcare Delivery
  • Privacy and Security in Healthcare Information Systems
  • Quantitative Methods in Management
  • Strategy, Leadership, and Management
  • Other Related Fields in Managements
Download Paper Format



The deadline for author registration is May 24, 2019. Please note that registrations accompanying accepted papers must be received by May 15, 2019 and are non-refundable. If you register late, your paper may not appear in the conference program and the Proceedings.

Paper Submissions Deadline

April 30, 2019

Notification of Acceptance

May 15, 2019

Registration Payment Before

May 24, 2019

Conference Date

June 9-11, 2019


At least one author of every accepted paper should have a Regular Registration no later than May 24 2019 to be presented at the conference and included in the proceedings. Please note that one regular registration will cover the publication of only one accepted paper.

Registration Fee

Register & Pay by May 24, 2019

* All online charges are made in US dollars at the current exchange rate.
** With the funding support from Ministry of Science and Technology, R.O.C, the reduced registration fees are available for local delegates and local students.

Register now

Please note

1. A confirmation notice will be sent via email to all registrants only after full payment has been received. Please contact ichm2019@mail.cgu.edu.tw if you do not receive any confirmation one week prior to the event.

2. Attendance will only be allowed upon full receipt of payment.

3. Registration fee refunds should be made in writing before May 31 2019. Refunds will be subjected to an administrative charge of to be borne by the registrant. Bank charges that occur will be borne by the registrant. No refunds will be provided for cancellations or no shows after this date.

Entry Application for Chinese Delegates

Chinese delegates please download the application form and follow the instruction for applying the entry into Taiwan region.

Download Application form

Organizing Committee

General Chair

Dah-Chuan Gong

Program Chair

Shih-Wei Lin

International Advisory Co-Chair

Naira Campbell-Kyureghyan

Publicity Chair

Shu-Yen Wan

Finance Chair

Wenyih Lee

Publications Chair

Yuh-Bin Bai

Technical Program Chairs

Hsien-Tsung Chang

Tsai-Hsuan Tsai

Promotions Chairs

Tsai-Hsuan Tsai

Hsiu-Hsiung Peng

Local Arrangement Chairs

Wen-Jen Chang

Li-Ting Huang


Kochia Cheng

ABOUT CGU and College of Management


"Diligence, Perseverance, Frugality and Trustworthiness" is the motto of Chang Gung University, which reminds and encourages our students and fac- ulty to maintain a simple and hardworking lifestyle, always in pursuit of excel- lence and never satisfied with the second best.


Through the support of facilities sources as well as outstanding and very successful management experience from the Formosa Plastics Group, our faculty and students can access exceptional resource for their research and training.


Welcome to the Taiwan Tourism Bureau website. Taiwan is an “oasis” on the tropic of Cancer. In the year 2019, let us together experience this “hidden gemof Asia.”

Plan for trip




No. 259, Wenhua 1st Rd., Guishan Dist., Taoyuan City 33302, Taiwan. June 9-11, 2019



2015 2016 2017 2018

The first ICHM was held in 2015 with the aim to create a platform for discussing the situations, challenges, and outlooks of related issues in healthcare and management. Since then, the ICHM has annually brought up plenary speakers, scholars, and practitioners together to share their ideas and visions