2019 Academic Forum of Academic Strategic Alliance: Oxford and NCKU has been successfully held in Tainan on September 6th, 2019. Total of 19 scholars presented their research in the symposium. 5 of them came from the University of Oxford (Gavin Screaton, Anna C. (Kia) Nobre, Charles Spence, Nicholas Lakin, Nicholas Yeung) , 2 scholars from Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit ( Richard Maude, Rapeephan Maude) and 1 scholars from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA (Wun-Ju Shieh). On the Taiwan side, we had representatives from the National Taiwan University, National Yang-Ming University, National Central University, National Chengchi University, Mackay Medical College, and National Cheng Kung University. A total of 233 people attended the event.