Welcome to the 3rd International Conference on Medical Design (MD2022) jointly hosted by Medical Design Association (MDA), Chang Gung University, Tunghai University and Taipei Medical University Hospital. MD2022 provides a platform for exchanging ideas and innovations about the latest developments in the field of Medical Design among professionals around the world. With the fast growing of ageing population, the smart health and state-of-art medical technologies have fetched now world greatest concern. Recently, artificial intelligence and IoT become focal subjects. It stimulates essential issues in those applications, where IoT works together with AI, are only growing, creating new medical solutions and opportunities in the nearest future. Therefore, we have “Smart Health Promotion: Creating New Digital Healthcare” as our theme for this year’s conference.

The core value of MD conference is associating and exchanging the better medical design innovation, education, researches, and information from different parties. Again, we sincerely welcome you to Taiwan and hope that MD2022 will challenge and inspire you, and result in new knowledge, collaborations, and friendships.


Yours sincerely,
Professor Dr Kevin C. Tseng
MD2022 General Chair
President of Medical Design Association
Professor at National Taipei University of Technology

Kevin C. Tseng, Ph.D

MD2022 General Chair
President of Medical Design Association
Professor at National Taipei University of Technology

Call For Papers

The International Conference on Medical Design (MD 2022) welcomes oral or poster presentations. MD2022 is to be held in Tunghai University, Taiwan. The scholars and practitioners are welcome to submit extended abstracts for the oral and poster presentations on any aspect of Medical Design in English at the MD conference. Some good extended abstracts will be recommended to submit Full Papers for oral/poster presentation at the conference. We will seriously evaluate and recommend some best submissions and presentations to the conference as the BEST CONFERENCE PAPER AWARD, BEST STUDENT PAPER AWARD, and BEST POSTER PRESENTATION AWARD. All accepted Extended Abstracts and Full Papers at the MD conference will be published in the Proceedings, which will be provided to all registrants at the conference website as an electronic copy. All submissions should be prepared in MS Word format for publication in the Proceedings. Please download the MS Word Template ,use it to prepare your Extended Abstract/Full Pape, and submit it via the Paper Submission System. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Age-friendly Communities
  • Aging Population and Management
  • Behavior and Data Analysis in Healthcare/Medical Information System
  • Big Data and Management in Healthcare
  • Biodesign Innovation
  • Designing for Patient Safety
  • Designing for Wellness
  • 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 Design
  • Planning and Scheduling Healthcare Delivery
  • Privacy and Security in Healthcare Information Systems
  • Strategy, Leadership, and Management
  • Other Related Fields in Managements

Important Date

The deadline for author registration is 31 October 2022. Please note that registrations accompanying accepted papers must be received by 31 October 2022 and are non-refundable. If you register late, your paper may not appear in the conference program and the Proceedings.

Abstract Submission

01 October 2022

Notification of Review Outcome

08 October 2022

Camera-Ready Submission

15 October 2022

Deadline for Early Bird Registration Payment

20 October 2022

Deadline for Registration Payment

31 October 2022

Conference Date

18 November 2022 - 21 November 2022

Fee & Registration

At least one author of every accepted paper or poster should have a Regular Registration no later than 31 October 2022 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 or poster.

Features Early bird Payment Deadline 10/20/2022 Regular Payment Deadline 10/31/2022
Delegate US $500* US $600*
Student US $200* US $300*
Non Presenter US $300* US $400*
Delegate NT 3,500 NT 5,000
Student NT 2,000 NT 2,500
Non Presenter NT 2,500 NT 3,000
Medical Design Members*** NT 2,000 NT 2,000
Each Local Practical Workshop
Delegate NT 2,000
Medical Design Members*** NT 1,500

* All online charges are made in US dollars at the current exchange rate.

** With the funding support from the Ministry of Science and Technology, R.O.C, the reduced registration fees are available for local delegates and local students.

*** All participants are welcome to join Medical Design Association (MDA) for a discounted fee by filling the MDA Membership Form or MDA Group Membership Form and email to MDA email.

Please note

1. A confirmation notice will be sent via email to all registrants only after full payment has been received. Please contact mda@pddlab.org 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 31 October 2022. 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.

Volunteer Recruitment

The number of volunteers is limited. 6 volunteers are required on November 19, and 16 are required on November 20. Priority will be given to those who are available for both days. Volunteers will receive an E-mail when selected, please pay attention to your E-mail.

Organizing Committee

General Chair

Kevin C. Tseng

Program Chairs

Chien-Lung Hsu

Yu-Cheng Pei

Technical Program Chairs

Chi-Hung Lo

Min Huan Wu

Publications Chairs

Kevin C. Tseng

Chien-Lung Hsu

Yu-Cheng Pei

Publicity & Public Relations Chair

Sung-Hui Tseng

Design & Promotion Chair

Tsai-Hsuan Tsai

Public Affair Chair

Tzyh-Chyang Chang

Finance Chairs

Wann-Yun Shieh

I-han Chen

Competition Chairs

Max Wu

Cheng-Ta Huang

Local Committee Chair

Kuo-En Chang

Local Committee

Chia-Chung Chan

Jo-Shu Chang

Jeng Liu

Hui-zhen Lin

He-Jie Shiu

Wen-Dee Chiang

Duu-Chiang Wang

Huang Chao Hsi

Kun-Lin Tsai

Chi-Hung Lo

Min Huan Wu

Chia-Chen Lu


The programme may be subject to changes upon further confirmation.

Date Time Topics Venue
Friday 18 Nov.2022 13:30-14:00 Registration Design Building NTUT
14:00-17:00 Medical Design Competition Presentation Design Building NTUT
Saturday 19 Nov. 2022 09:30 - 12:00 MD2022 Poster Setup Poster Exhibition
Maobang Hall
11:00-12:00 MDA Members of General Assembly H122
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break H122
12:00-13:00 Registration to the Forum Maobang Hall
13:00-13:10 Opening Plenary Session- Welcome Maobang Hall
13:10-14:10 Plenary Speech I: Practical application of human factor design in the medical industry
Mr. Yang-Kun Ou/ Co-founder and CEO of Any Color International Co., Ltd.
Host: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chi-Hung Lo/ Technical Program Co-Chair
Maobang Hall
14:10-15:10 Plenary Speech II: The current situation and dilemma of intelligent exercise empowerment and rehabilitation industry
Mr. Ching-Yu Yeh/ CEO of Preventive Medical Health Care Co., Ltd.
Host: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Min-Huan Wu/ Technical Program Co-Chair
Maobang Hall
15:10-16:10 Plenary Speech III: Using AI to Fight the Dementia
Mrs. Janet Lin/ General Manager of Ideabus Technology LLC.
Host: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Min-Huan Wu/ Technical Program Co-Chair
Maobang Hall
16:10-17:10 Plenary Speech IV: Metaverse Alternative
Mr. RH Shih/ CEO, Red Pill Lab
Host: Prof. Dr. Tsai-Hsuan Tsai/ Design & Promotion Chair
Maobang Hall
17:10-17:30 Panel discussion
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Min-Huan Wu/ Technical Program Co-Chair
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chi-Hung Lo/ Technical Program Co-Chair
Maobang Hall
Sunday 20 Nov. 2022 09:00-10:00 Conference Registration Maobang Hall
10:00-10:10 Opening Plenary Session
  • Welcome
  • MD2022 Best Paper Awards
Maobang Hall
10:10-11:10 Keynote Speech I
“What is possible? What is next?” by Mr Eray Sertac Ersayin
WDO Board Member
President of Industrial Designers Society of Turkey
President of Creative Industries Council, Turkey
Host: Prof. Kevin C. Tseng (General Chair)
Maobang Hall
11:10-12:10 Keynote Speech II
“Digital Health: The New Frontier of Healthcare” by Professor Teh Pei Lee
Monash University Malaysia, Malaysia
Host: Prof. Dr. Tsai-Hsuan Tsai (Design & Promotion Chair)
Maobang Hall
12:10-13:00 Lunch Break H122
13:00-14:00 Keynote Speech III
“Interactive Health Companion- the Application of Social Robots” by Mr. Yosi Lahad
Co-Founder and Integration Manager, Interactive Companion Ltd, Israel
Host: Assoc. Prof. Min-Huan Wu (Technical Program Co-Chair)
Maobang Hall
13:00-15:00 Parallel Session (1): Artificial Intelligence and Advanced Analytics in Healthcare
Chair(s): Yu-Cheng Pei
  • Deep Learning-Based Grimace Scoring Is Comparable to Human Scoring in a Mouse Migraine Model
    Chih-Yi Chiang, Yueh-Peng Chen, Hung-Ruei Tzeng, Man-Hsin Chang, Lih-Chu Chiou, Yu-Cheng Pei
  • Automatic Graf's Aangle Measurement for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip on Ultrasonography via Deep learning
    Yueh-Peng Chen, Cheng-CJ Chu, Tzuo-Yau Fan, Jainn-Jim Lin, Chin-Yi Ji, Chang-Fu Kuo, Hsuan-Kai Kao
  • Application of Deep Learning for Osteoporosis Screening and Bone Mineral Density Inference Using Forearm Radiographs
    Chan-Shien Ho, Tzuo-Yau Fan, Chang-Fu Kuo, Yueh-Peng Chen, Yu-Cheng Pei
  • Prediction of Osteoporosis from Kidney-Ureter-Bladder Radiographs Using Deep Learning Methods
    Tzu-Yun Yen, Chang-Shien Ho, Yu-Cheng Pei, Yueh-Peng Chen
Parallel Session (2): Healthcare Cybersecurity Solutions
Chair(s): Tzu-Wei Lin
  • A Secure Knowledge Management Platform for International Medical Device Cybersecurity Guidelines and Test Reports
    Chien-Lung Hsu, Yu-Ting Chang
  • Privacy-Protecting Device Authentication and Time Limiting Agreement in IoMT Environment
    Chien-Lung Hsu, Kuo-Yu Tsai, Bing-Yi Lin, Tien-Wei Li
  • Privacy-Preserved User Authentication with Time-Bound for IoT-based Healthcare Environment
    Chien-Lung Hsu, Guang-Lin Cheng, Anh-Tuan Nguyen
  • A secure IoT-Based Smart Control System with AI-Enable Brainwave Processing
    Chien-Lung Hsu, Yu-Jen Shih
  • Contrast-Based Reversible Data Hiding Using Four Neighboring Bins for Mammograms
    Zhu-Xuan Huang, Chen-Kang Chan, Yu-Xuan Zheng, Ruei-Chi Lin, Cheng-Ta Huang
Parallel Session (3): Digital Interventions for Health Promotion
Chair(s): Hsin-Chang Lo
  • A Way to Continuous Monitoring of Blood Sugar Changes without Needle during Exercise in Diabetic Patients for Low Blood Sugar Warning
    Chia-Chen Hu, I-Ju Tu, Liang-Chun Tung, Szu-Chia Huang, Ming-Jen Lin
  • Portable Cardiovascular Disease Emergency First Aid, Monitoring Device and Teaching System
    Hui Wu, Pei-Fen Tsai, Vicky Yi-Tzu Chang, Melody Yung-Ying Chen, Arvin Huang-Te Li, Sirirat Sae Lim
  • The Effects of a Conversation-Based Virtual Assistant on Health Promotion in Patients with Chronic Diseases: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Yue-Shan Hsieh, Hsiu-Feng Lee, Tsai-Hsuan Tsai
  • Design and Implementation of a Game-based and VR-based Personal Health Promotion System
    Chien-Lung Hsu, Liang-Shiun Lin
  • Caring for Grandchildren and Elderly Life Satisfaction: The Perspective of Self-Determination Theory
    Chi-Tsun Huang, Chun-Ju Lin, Ming-Chih Huang
Parallel Session (4): Biodesign Innovation
Chair(s):Meng-Huang Wu
  • A Novel Nasogastric Tube with Retractable Wall Design-Make Patients More Comfort
    Chih-Hao Yang, Bing-Xun Liu
  • Development of a Portable, Non-invasive Device to Detect Laryngeal and Respiration Activities
    Mohammad Anwar Khan, Wann-Yun Shieh
  • The Effectiveness of Using a Wearable Posture Monitoring System for Diagnosis and Treatment of Low-Back Pain A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Bang-Xuang Huang, Kevin C. Tseng, Meng-Huang Wu, Lan-Ying Kang
  • Comparison of Outcomes of Spinal Fusion Surgeries with "Topping-Off" Implants in Lumbar Degenerative Diseases: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis
    Katie Chiou, Yi-Chia Chiu, Ching-Yu Lee, Tsung-Jen Huang, Yi-Ching Lai, Chia-Ju Yang, Jason C. Hsu, Meng-Huang Wu
  • A Proof-of-Concept Study of Power-Assistant Hip Exoskeleton System
    Yu-Hsiang Chai, Hung-Wei Lin, Jian-Jia Huang, Yeong-Hwa Chang
  • Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders among Nurses: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Kai-Fen Liu, Yu-Chung Tsao, Yu-Cheng Pei, Kevin C. Tseng
15:00-15:30 Tea Break H122
15:30-17:30 Parallel Session (5): Data Science and Intelligent Applications in Healthcare
Chair(s):Chien-Lung Hsu
  • Detection of Glaucoma in Fundus Images Using Deep learning and Image Processing
    Guan-Yu Lai, Peng Lin, Cheng-Ta huang
  • A Novel Protocol of Tactile Function Assessment Using Extended JVP Domes
    Yung-Jung Wang, Chung-Tung Sung, Jian-Jia Huang, Yu-Cheng Pei, Bao-Luen Chang
  • A Novel Tactile Function Assessment Using a Miniature Tactile Stimulator
    Chung-Tung Sung, Yung-Jung Wang, Jian-Jia Huang, Yu-Cheng Pei, Bao-Luen Chang
  • Evolution and Analysis of the Global Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) in the Post-Pandemic Era
    Yu-Wen Yang, Shu-Yen Wan
  • Intelligent Customer Relationship Management Platform with Connection to New Developed Medical Devices
    Frank Gatsby
  • A Taste of How AI Works
    Andy Cheng
Parallel Session (6): The Internet of Medical Things and Artificial Intelligence
Chair(s):Jian-Jia Huang
  • Design and Implementation of AIoT-based Health Promotion Prescription System with Trust Chain
    Chien-Lung Hsu, Pei-Wei Chen
  • Cross-Service Provider and Time-Bound Protocols for Privacy-Protected Devices in IOMT Environments
    Chien-Lung Hsu, Kuo-Yu Tsai, Bing-Yi Lin, Ping-Yun Chiang
  • Device Design for Improving Inhalation Respiratory Medincine
    Vicky Yi-Tzu Chang, Hung-Jen Chen, Melody Yung-Ying Chen,Wever Lin1, Arvin Huang-Te Li, L-M Huang
  • Development of Home-Use Lung Inflammation Monitoring Device and Drug Delivery System
    Vicky Yi-Tzu Chang, Shu-fen Cheng, Arvin Huang-Te Li, Sung-Huai Hsieh, Sirirat Sae Lim
  • Comprehensive Review of 5G-IoT Telemedicine Systems Scenario and Security-Related Issues
    Tzu-Wei Lin, Chien-Lung Hsu
  • Measuring the Non – Nutritive Sucking Behavior of Infants by Using the Airflow Pressure Sensor
    Wann-Yun Shieh, Hsin-Yi Cheng, Meylan Wongkar
Parallel Session (7): Digital Health Promotion and Prevention in Settings
Chair(s):Tzyh-Chyang Chang
  • A Study on the Usability of Virtual Assistants for Patients with Dementia
    Chia-Tung Chong, Tzyh-Chyang Chang, Rui-Fen Lu, Tsai-Hsuan Tsai
  • The Impact of Dementia Care System Interventions on Caregivers' Mental Health: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Yi-Chieh Kuo, Tsai-Wei Huang, Chien-Tai Hong, Li-Kai Huang, Kevin C. Tseng
  • The Concept of a Metaverse and Its Applications in Dementia Care: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
    Chia-Ching Chang, Hsiu-Feng Lee, Tsai-Hsuan Tsai
  • Comparison and Analysis of Acoustic Features of Chinese-speaking and non-Chinese persons with Dementia
    Yan-Qing Zhao, Jen-Fang Yu, Hsiu-Feng Lee, Tsai-Hsuan Tsai
  • Examining the Relationship Between Environmental Noise and Occupational Hazards Among Health Care Workers in Emergency Rooms
    Lin-Wen Chen, Hsiu-Feng Lee, Jen-Fang Yu, Tsai-Hsuan Tsai
Parallel Session (8): Smart Medical Products and Services
Chair(s): Ting-Ting Yeh
  • Integrated Therapy for Frozen Shoulder
    Allen C.L. Hsu
  • Development of a Game-based Home Exercise App for Frozen Shoulder Patients
    Rasiel Chang, Benjamin Chen, Allen C.L. Hsu
  • Balanced Sitting as a Missing Part of Frozen Shoulder Interventions
    Cheng-Hsiu Lai, Shih-Wei Chou
  • New Type Shoulder Wheel Development and System Integration
    Ethan Yu
  • Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Technologies in Adhesive Capsulitis Rehabilitation
    Ting-Yu Lin, Kevin C. Tseng, Chih-Kuang Chen
  • The Detachable Transfer Armrest
    Yang-hsiu Sun, Yen-Chieh Mao
Poster Session: Smart Health Promotion
Chair(s): Sirirat Sae Lim
  • An AI-Enabled Internet of Medical Things for Emergency Medical Service
    Tzu-Wei Lin, Wei-Ren Chen, Jian-Hao Fang, Siao-Yun Lee, Pin-Chen Li
  • Using the FMEA to Find the Operational Errors of AED
    Hsin-Chang Lo, De-An Shiu
  • Affordance Analysis of Shock Patch of AED
    Hsin-Chang Lo, De-An Shiu
  • A Computer Vision Based Vessel Detection System for Laparoscopic Surgery
    Ting-Yu Lin, Shu-Wei Huang, Meng-Huang Wu
  • Design and Preliminary Engineering of an Innovative Transfer Armrest
    Yen-Chieh Mao, Mu-Sheng Hung, Da-Yi Huang, Yang-Hsiu Sun
Poster Exhibition
Maobang Hall
21 Nov 2022
9:00-9:30 Registration TBC
9:30-10:30 Appointment Scheduling for Consultants
Mr. Eray Sertac Ersayin and Professor Teh Pei Lee
By Arrangement
10:30-12:00 On-Site Visit TBC TBC

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