Patrick Po-Han Huang, MD has been serving as an Executive Director of the Board in the Taiwanese Dermatological Association since 2012. He has devoted himself to medical education ever since he was appointed as the Chair of the Department of Dermatology at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital-Kaohsiung in 2002. In 2013, because of the high demand of well-organized education in this field, Dr. Huang established the Taiwanese Dermatology Aesthetic Conference (TDAC), which is currently one of the largest international aesthetic dermatology congresses in Asia. He was invited to be the course coordinator of IMCAS Asia soon after the 1st TDAC. He’s worked with many leading Asian experts in aesthetic dermatology and cosmetic surgery to provide the highest quality of education to his peers in order to enhance the standard of medical and surgical practices till now.
He also established the Taiwanese Society for Dermatologic and Aesthetic Surgery in 2016 and was awarded for being the international traveling mentor of American Society for Dermatologic Surgery in 2018. Additionally, he revised the Taiwanese dermatology residency training program with updated training in skin surgery and aesthetic dermatology. Asia Derma said Dr. Huang is one of the pioneers in expanding the roles of dermatologists in Asia. He has then also been invited to speak at more than 60 international meetings in the past 6 years. He has published 20 peer-reviewed articles in SCI journals and received more than 120 citations in top 3 publications. Because of his achievement in medical education, he was elected as the Board Chair of Kaohsiung American School from 2016 to 2018 as well.