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GMU Vice-President Zhang Xiaokang is Invited to Attend the General Membership Conference for BRIMEA

Author: Posttime:2019-06-18 11:16:00 View Count:239

    From June 14 to 16, the second General Membership Conference for the first Council of “the Belt and Road” International Medical Education Alliance (BRIMEA), as well as the third International Higher Medical Education Forum, was held in China Medical University. Nearly 200 leaders, experts and scholars from 37 medical education institutions in 11 countries participated. Accompanied by leaders in charge of the Academic Affairs Division, School of International Education and the relevant departments of the First Affiliated Hospital of GMU (FAHGMU), Zhang Xiaokang, a GMU vice-president and Secretary of the Party Committee of FAHGMU was invited to participate.

    The conference took "Medical Education for the Future: Promoting the Healthy Development of Human Beings" as the theme. The delegation of FAHGMU participated in the round table meeting which took "How does medical education adapt to the new medical goals oriented to the future: ‘The significance of disease prevention and control for promoting and maintaining health?' How does medical education adapt to the future innovation of medical education, the development of the times and realize the healthy development of human beings" as the theme. Zhang Xiaokang's proposal "Establishing a unified international standard of medical education and strengthening the teaching of clinical skills for international medical students" aroused the resonance of the representatives at the meeting. The quality of medical undergraduate education in GMU was highly appreciated by Pakistani educational experts.
    During the meeting, Zhang Xiaokang met Professor Khalid Based Gondal, Vice-President of King Edward Medical University of Pakistan, and introduced the history and characteristics of GMU. The two sides had in-depth exchanges on the establishment of cooperation and reached consensus on sending representatives to visit each other’s university in the near future. Khalid Based Gondal presented King Edward Medical University history books to Zhang Xiaokang. It is reported that King Edward Medical University of Pakistan is a well-known medical university with a history of more than 100 years, and it is the main base for standardized training of medical students and practitioners in Pakistan.


    Zhang Xiaokang and his delegation also visited the Life Science and Technology Museum of China Medical University.