Prof Dr. Yu-Chuan (Jack) Li has been a pioneer of AI in Medicine in Asia. He served as a Vice President of Taipei Medical University (TMU) (2009-2011) and currently, he has been the Dean of College of Medical science and Technology since 2011 and Distinguished Professor of the Graduate Institute of Biomedical Informatics since 1998. He obtains his M.D. from TMU in 1991 and his PhD in Medical Informatics from University of Utah in 1995, Due to his achievement in establishing EHR exchange models among hospitals and his dedication to IT applications in patient safety and Quality, he was awarded as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the Year in 2001. He has been Principal Investigator of many national and international projects in the domain of Electronic Health Record, Patient Safety Informatics and Medical Big Data. He became an elective fellow of American College of Medical Informatics (FACMI), (2010), Australian College of Health Informatics (FACHI), (2010), founding members of International Academy of Health Sciences Informatics (IAHSI), (2017)
Currently, he is the Dean of college of Medical Science and Technology of Taipei Medical University, Chief and Dermatologist of Division of Dermatology, Taipei Municipal Wanfang Hospital and the Editor-in-Chief of two internationally renowned journals – Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine and International Journal for Quality in Health Care. His main areas of expertise are: AI in Medicine, Patient Safety Informatics, and Medical Big Data Analytics.