Jui-fen Rachel Lu

Chang Gung University
College of Management
Graduate Institute of Business and Management

About Me

Jui-fen Rachel Lu, is a Professor in the Graduate Institute of Business and Management and Department of Health Care Management, College of Management, at Chang Gung University in Taiwan, where she teaches comparative health systems, health economics, and health care financing and has served as department chair (2000-2004), Associate Dean (2009-2010) and Dean of College of Management (2010-2013).  Prof. Lu was a Fulbright Visiting Scholar at Stanford University (2015-2016), and a Takemi Fellow at Harvard (2004-2005), and she is also currently an Honorary Professor at Hong Kong University (2007-2019). Her devotion to teaching driven by her firm belief in the value of education and investment in human minds was recognized by the Award of Excellence in Teaching conferred by CGU in both 2002 and 2013.

She cofounded Taiwan Society of Health Economics (TaiSHE) in 2008 and served as President of TaiSHE (2014-2017). Professor Lu is also a member of the Arrow Award Committee for International Association of Health Economics (iHEA) (2014-2019), and iHEA board director (2016-2022).

Her research focuses on 1) the equity issues of the health care system; 2) impact of the NHI program on health care market and household consumption patterns; 3) comparative health systems in Asia-Pacific region.  She is a long-time and active member of Equitap (Equity in Asia-Pacific Health Systems) research network.  Prof. Lu has been appointed to serve on various advisory boards to Taiwan Ministry of Health and Welfare (including National Health Insurance Committee), National Health Insurance Administration, and Ministry of Science and Technology.

Prof. Lu received the Minister Wang Jin Naw Memorial Award for Best Paper in Health Care Management in 2002 and was the recipient of IBM Faculty Award in 2009.

For further contact, Prof. Lu can be reached at rachel@mail.cgu.edu.tw.

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