Healthy and Active Ageing in Taiwan
Dr HSU Ying-Shao
VP for Research and Development
National Taiwan Normal University
Ying-Shao Hsu is a Professor of Graduate Institute of Science Education and the Department of Earth Sciences, as well as Vice President for Research and Development at the National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU). She also holds the position of Chair Professor at NTNU. Her research focuses on auto-scoring, e-learning and teaching, SocioScientific Issue (SSI) teaching, inquiry learning, metacognition, and STEM education. Professor Hsu's research work has been recognized with Outstanding Research Awards by the Minister of Science Technology (MOST) in Taiwan.https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1635-8213
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Healthy ageing involves growing older while maintaining good health and a high quality of life. The Taiwan government addresses the issue of ageing through 3 important thrusts – innovation, inclusivity and sustainability. Its Long-term Care 2.0 promotes aging in place and the adoption of technology, whilst its future plans include precision health planning and tailored support for the elderly.
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