School of Chinese Medicine Lectures kicks off distinguished scholar lecture series

8 October 2010


The School of Chinese Medicine held its Distinguished Scholar Lecture Series on 24-27 September. Professor Shi Xuemin, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering and Honorary President of the First Teaching Hospital of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, was invited to share his expertise with about 300 registered Chinese medicine practitioners, faculty members, students and alumni.

Professor Shi’s lectures provided opportunities for vigorous academic discussion and participants actively raised questions and shared their experiences. Besides delivering two lectures on acupuncture, Professor Shi chaired two clinical consultation sessions at the Clinical Division of the School.

Professor Shi Xuemin is a renowned expert in acupuncturology at home and abroad. Over the past 40 years, he has done much work on the teaching and research of acupuncturology and gerontology and has several outstanding achievements to his name.

Professor Shi Xuemin shares his expertise in acupuncture
Professor Shi Xuemin and faculty members pose for a group photograph