20th anniversary - Dean Forum of Medical Colleges reaching “Xiamen Consensus”

On Oct 29th, Dean Forum of Medical Colleges by Medical College of Xiamen University was held in Art and Science Center successfully. As one of series of activities in 20th anniversary, nearly 30 deans from Peking University, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Peking Union Medical College, Wuhan University, Sun Yat-sen University, Zhongshan University, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Central South University, Nankai University, Capital Medical University, Guangzhou Medical University gathered in Xiamen to discuss the current situation and the prospect of Chinese medical education. 

Zhu Chongshi, President of Xiamen University, pointed out that the Party Central Committee set the goal of building healthy China in the national hygiene and health assembly, the call of which is a chance and a challenge that deans presented have to face. Xiamen University attaches more importance to the development of discipline of medicine, and give priority to medical growth firmly. Besides, Liu Zuguo and Han Jiahuai delivered the opening and closing speech respectively. 

The forum featured the roundtable discussion. The experts discussed deeply the current situation and challenge of medical education, and put forward some suggestion on healthy China establishment. Through discussion, the deans reached some consensus on China medical education, and all agreed to submit the achievement to national policy-making department. The forum also affirmed the achievements by Medical College of Xiamen University and its innovative development mode which enlightened the diversified development of national medical education.