Director-General, Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taiwan
Shu-Ti Chiou, M.D., Ph.D., M.Sc., a board-certificated family physician and a Ph.D. in Epidemiology, is the Director-General of Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taiwan and Adjunct Associate Professor of School of Medicine, National Yang-Ming University. She specialized in preventive medicine and health service research, and has led and engaged in health promotion and policymaking at all levels-local, national, and international. She has received numerous awards for outstanding civil services in different government posts. Recognized for the many highly successful and innovative health promotion projects in Taiwan under her leadership, Dr. Chiou also holds major executive positions in international organizations. She assumed the President of the International Network of Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services for 2012-2014. In 2013, she was elected as Global Vice President for Partnerships of the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE).