The Society of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine (SECCM), Taiwan, R.O.C. (former Western Pacific Association of Critical Care Medicine, Taiwan, R.O.C.) was founded in March 28, 1982, as an organization to support the research, education, and application of emergency and critical care medicine, as well as to enhance the cooperation with international societies. Prof. Chun-Jen Li and a group of clinicians supporting the practice and development of critical care medicine in Taiwan were the memebers for the foundation of SECCM.
The purpose of the Society of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine is to promote the research, education and clinical application of emergency and critical care medicine. Facilitate the international academic communication.
- Promote the research of emergency and critical care medicine
- Hold scientific sessions and symposium focusing on emergency and critical care medicine
- Join and keep tract of international emergency and critical care medicine societies.
- Issue the emergency and critical care medicine publications.
- Advice and be consulted for the emergency and critical care medicine associated knowledge and skills.
- Establish the specialty for critical care medicine.
The Society is vested under the Board of Directors, Board of Supervisors and following 7 working committees and 2 joint committees :
- Continuing medical education committee
- Academic committee
- Publication committee
- Specialty certification committee
- Budget committee
- Public relations committee
- Policy & regulation committee
- ACLS joint committees
- Specialty certification joint committee
Taiwan was one member country of foundation of the Western Pacific Association of Critical Care Medicine (WPACCM). Prof. Chun-Jen Li was in the first Board of Governors of WPACCM.
The SECCM had hosted the 2nd Annual Meeting and Symposium of the WPACCM in April, 1983 at the Grand Hotel, Taipei, Taiwan.
The SECCM had hosted the 9th Annual Meeting and Symposium of the WPACCM in February, 1997.
The titles of the scientific meetings have been covered the depth and breadth of the intensive and critical care in joint meetings with other societies. Prof. Chun-Jen Li had been the Governor (1981-1983), Vice President (1983-1985), President (1985-1987), Secretary General of WPACCM. In order to promote academic and scientific excellence and enhance development of critical care medicine in Taiwan, the SECCM promotes academic exchange by holding international symposiums and regular meetings.
Prof. Chen-Hsen Lee, Vice president of WPACCM (1995-1997)
Prof. Yung-Zu Tseng, Governor of WPACCM (1999-2001)
Gau-Jun Tang, Secretary General of WPACCM (1999-2002)
Gau-Jun Tang, Secretary General of WPACCM (2002-2006)
Society of Emergency & Critical Care Medicine, Taiwan , R.O.C is founded in 1982 with its main goal of developing the critical care medicine. The members are increasing recently. The society attracts doctors from different disciplines who are interesting in critical care. The specialty of critical care medicine is established in 1991, then divided into critical care, trauma and emergency medicine categories in 1993. The critical care medicine is still the core of the society from its past history. Now the society has more missions in the progression of critical care medicine, improving the level of critical care and fostering more experts. So the society establishes the specialty of critical care medicine in 1997 and will keep working on the accrediting of the specialty by government.
The 17th the Board of Directors and Supervisory Commission(Nov.3,2014-Nov.2,2016)
|Honorary President||Chun-Jen LEE|
|Honorary Director||Shu-Hsun CHU|
|Honorary Director||Yuan-Teh LEE|
|Honorary Director||Chen-Hsen LEE|
|Honorary Director||Shih-Ming WANG|
|Honorary Director||Ming-Ho WU|
|Honorary Director||Yung-Zu TSENG|
|Honorary Director||Fang-Yue LIN|
|Honorary Director||Cheng-Ho TSAI|
|Honorary Director||Gau-Jun TANG|
|Honorary Director||Rick, Sai-Chuen WU|
|Honorary Director||Wen-Jone CHEN|
|Honorary Director||Tzong-Luen WANG|
|Honorary Director||Shyr-Chyr CHEN|
|Honorary Director||Kuo-Chen CHENG|
|Board of Directors|
|Executive Director||Huey-Wen YIEN|
|Executive Director||Chia-Sheng CHANG|
|Executive Director||Nai-Kaun CHOU|
|Executive Director||Chip-Jin NG|
|Executive Director||Hung-Jung LIN|
|Executive Director||David,Hung-Tsang YEN|
|Executive Director||Wen-Han CHANG|
|Executive Director||Khee-Siang CHAN|
|Director||David Lin LEE|
|Board of Supervisory|
|Convener, Supervisory Commission||Wai-Mau CHOI|
|Executive Supervisor||Chu-Chung CHOU|
|Executive Supervisor||Wen-Lin FAN|
|Supervisor||Larry Lee-Ying SOO|
|Deputy Secretary General||Gion-Teng YIANG|
|Deputy Secretary General||Chueng-He LU|
|Deputy Secretary General||I-Ting TSAI|