Navigation Links
Elsevier and Peking University Health Science Center develop new China online CME service
Date:5/26/2010

Beijing, P .R. China, 26 May, 2010 Elsevier, the world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products, tools and services, announced a new initiative for the Chinese market which involves the establishment of a strategic cooperation with Peking University Health Science Center School of Distance Learning for Medical Education (PUHSC). Beijing MEDTIME Technology Development Co., Ltd, a company affiliated to PUHSC and Elsevier, signed an agreement today to form a joint venture to provide education services to Peking University Health Science Center School of Distance Learning. Additionally, Elsevier and PUHSC set up a Development Fund for Senior Management to lay a solid basis for sustainable development.

Peking University Health Science Center is one of the top domestic medical education brands in China. Its School of Distance Learning for Medical Education is one of the only five units that are licensed by the Chinese Ministry of Health to provide online CME to health professionals.

According to China's medical reform, improving the quality of medical professionals is crucial and education is the most significant way of achieving it. The partnership between Elsevier and PUHSC aims to provide top standard education to China's professionals and fully bring PUHSC's high academic base into play. Moreover, this partnership provides global perspectives by adopting CME materials from Western medical content and by introducing better and more current medical information resources into local programmes.

Ms. Ke Yang, Executive Vice President for the Health Science Center at Peking University said, "Elsevier and Peking University have cooperated for several years, and the contract signed today is in line with our continuous commitment to contribute to medical education, clinical and academic research, and healthcare in China."

"Elsevier has extensive experience in offering online CME, based upon our extensive network of accredited organization and societies," said Mr. Hansen, Global CEO Elsevier Health Sciences. "Together with Peking University, we hope to make a real difference to favorably impact the quality of healthcare in China."

The signing ceremony was held today in the BoYa International Conference Centre located at Peking University; attendees included the following:

  • Michael E. Hansen - Global CEO, Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Gerrit Bos - Managing Director, Elsevier Health Sciences APAC
  • Victor Lam - Managing Director, Elsevier Health Sciences, Greater China and Korea
  • Ms. Ke Yang - Executive Vice President, Peking University; Executive Vice President, Health Science Center, Peking University
  • Ms. Li Ying - Vice President, Health Science Center, Peking University; Chairman, Peking University Health Science Center Investment Management Co. Ltd.
  • Ms. Gao Shuping - Dean, School of Distance Learning for Medical Education Health Science Center, Peking University; General Manager of Beijing MEDTIME Technology Development Co., Ltd


'/>"/>

Contact: Rose Wang
r.wang@elsevier.com
86-108-520-8866
Elsevier
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology news :

1. Gold Standard/Elsevier offers timely, reliable drug pricing data, including average wholesale price
2. Elsevier pilots new research tool Reflect in its premier life science journal Cell
3. Elseviers BrainNavigator research tool to launch new features at Neuroscience 2009 show
4. Elsevier announces 2008 journal impact factor highlights
5. Winners announced in the Elsevier Grand Challenge
6. Finalists announced in the Elsevier Grand Challenge
7. Elsevier announces winners of 3rd Annual Scopus Young Indian Scientist Award
8. Elsevier partners with the Royal Netherlands Society for Agricultural Sciences
9. Elsevier congratulates its British Medical Association Award winning medical authors and editors
10. Elsevier announces 10 semi-finalists for the Elsevier Grand Challenge
11. Elsevier launches Bioscience Hypotheses
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/14/2017)... PARIS , June 15, 2017  IBM (NYSE: IBM ... the international tech event dedicated to developing collaboration between startups ... on June 15-17. During the event, nine startups will ... deliver value in various industries. ... in the international market, with a 30 percent increase in ...
(Date:4/24/2017)... , April 24, 2017 ... and partner with  Identity Strategy Partners, LLP (IdSP) ... "With or without President Trump,s March 6, 2017 ... Terrorist Entry , refugee vetting can be instilled with ... resettlement. (Right now, all refugee applications are suspended ...
(Date:4/13/2017)... , April 13, 2017 According to a new ... Authentication, Identity Analytics, Identity Administration, and Authorization), Service, Authentication Type, Deployment Mode, ... IAM Market is expected to grow from USD 14.30 Billion in 2017 ... (CAGR) of 17.3%. ... MarketsandMarkets Logo ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:8/15/2017)... ... August 15, 2017 , ... Any expert in stem ... compromised these disciplines for more than half a century. Despite their essential roles ... It is widely known that molecular tags developed for this purpose also tag other, ...
(Date:8/15/2017)... ... August 15, 2017 , ... Coffea arabica accounts ... and abiotic factors. During this educational webinar, participants will learn about the importance ... gain a better understanding of how genomics is important for coffee breeding improvement. ...
(Date:8/14/2017)... Oregon (PRWEB) , ... August 14, 2017 , ... ... that provide essential device-to-computer interconnect using USB or PCI Express, announced the release ... , SYZYGY is intended to satisfy the need for a compact, low cost, ...
(Date:8/11/2017)... Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) , ... August 11, 2017 , ... ... a rebranding campaign this month that will incorporate important key elements including a new ... thank the community that has supported them, Bill Miller has partnered with the South ...
Breaking Biology Technology: