In tandem with our national development and as well as the needs from the 21st century post-genomic-era, China Medical University had decide to create the Department of Biological Science and Technology in the autumn of 2002. Our master and the Ph.D programs were subsequently established in 2006 and 2011 respectively. Our main goals of this department is to provide educational training, to conduct fundamental research as well as the development in technological breakthrough in wide areas of Biotechnology while strongly emphasizing on interdisciplinary research. The main focuses in our department are as shown below:
(1) integrating the unique features from both Chinese herbal medicine with those of Western medicines,
(2) utilizing the current medical resources and facilities in the university and the associated hospital
(3) designing a multi-facet interdisciplinary curriculum which is based on modern life sciences as well as strong emphasis on developing skills that are deemed essential to the biomedical community in the world.