Family Medicine Training Center in Xi’an

The Sino-U.S. Training Center for General Practitioners

  • Established Spring 2009
  • Joint training center between UNMC & Xi’an Jiaotong University Health Science Center (XJTUHSC)
  • Center helps build family medicine practitioner base in China and provide continuing medical education for general practitioners and medical students, training for teachers, and research for general medicine in China. 

Annual Symposiums:

2012:

  • August 6-17 during the U.S.-SINO Family Medicine Leadership Course.
  • UNMC physicians will help equip Chinese physicians to bring the field of family medicine to the world’s largest nation.
  • Physicians will share their renowned expertise in primary care and rural health care practices though lectures and clinical simulation role-playing.
  • Chinese physicians will come from Shanghai, a city of about 23 million, and Xi'an, a city of about 8 million.

2011:

  • October 21-22, 2011
  • Seven UNMC faculty participated
  • Sponsored by Xi’an Jiaotong University Health Science Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University and the Second Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University
  • Supported by Xi’an Jiaotong University Health Science Center and UNMC

UNMC faculty that participated were: Vice Chancellor Don Leuenberger, Jeffrey Harrison, Janice Leuenberger, , Audrey Paulman, Paul Paulman , Marilyn Sitorius, Michael Sitorius and Jialin Zheng

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