Navigation Links
Elsevier's Health Sciences Division and Peking University Medical Press cooperate on book donation
Date:10/8/2009

Beijing, China, 8 October 2009 Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of medical information products and services, announced today that in cooperation with Peking University Medical Press (PUMP) it has donated over 5,000 books to medical universities, colleges and schools in Midwest China. The initiative is supported by the Development Centre for Medical Science and Technology of the Ministry of Health.The book donation is in line with the spirit of the healthcare reform to train more health professionals; it is also in response to the government's call of supporting the development of central and western area China. The books donated are Elsevier's international classic medical textbooks and reference works in the Chinese versions, including Sobotta Atlas der Anatomie des Menschen and 150 ECG Problems 2e. All of the books are jointly published by Elsevier and PUMP. In total there will be 5,150 copies of 20 titles donated to medical universities, medical colleges and medical schools in Midwest China.

"We hope to utilize our publishing experiences, cooperating with local universities, research institutes and publishers, to make great contributions to Chinese medical education, research and practice," said Victor Lam, Managing Director of Elsevier Health Sciences, Greater China and Korea.

Mr. Meng Qun, Deputy Director of the Science and Education Division of the Ministry of Health (MOH), Ms. Huang Qiongli, Director of the Development Centre for Medical Science and Technology of the MOH, Mr. Victor Lam, Managing Director of Elsevier Health Sciences in Greater China and Korea, Mr. Lu Yindao, President of Peking University Medical Press (PUMP) and delegates from the medical institutes in the midwest of China attended a ceremony, which was held in Beijing on September 21, 2009.

Mr. Meng commented, "Through providing more training to health professionals we can help to implement the national healthcare reform plan and support the healthcare development. High-quality medical books are necessary for medical education and training and play a significant role in this effort."


'/>"/>

Contact: Helena Wang
he.wang@elsevier.com
86-108-520-8872
Elsevier
Source:Eurekalert

Related medicine news :

1. Health Care Varies From State to State
2. ONRAD Announces New Partnership with La Maestra Community Health Centers of San Diego, CA
3. High Desert Medical Group, CEO Dr. Richard Merkin, Host Over 4,000 Seniors at 19th Annual Senior Health Expo, Discuss Savings Using Electronic Medical Records...
4. K-State Veterinarian Says Owners Should Count How Many Calories Their Obese Pets Take In And Consider Several Factors When Feeding Pets For Good Health
5. Concord Coalition Warns That New Entitlement Is Not a Valid Health Care Reform Offset
6. NACDS Urges Continued Support of Pro-Patient, Pro-Pharmacy Provisions as the Senate Begins to Merge Healthcare Reform Bills
7. AUDIO from Medialink and OptumHealth: Learn How You Can Save Money on Healthcare this One Time of Year
8. Susan Stein, CEO of CONNEXION Healthcare, Selected for the Class of 2009 Women of Distinction by Philadelphia Business Journal
9. National Health Care Reformers Should Pay Attention to Lawsuit Alleging that Nations Largest Insurer Routinely Denies Liver Transplants
10. BayCare Behavioral Health and Homeless Emergency Project Receive Federal Grant to Help Break the Cycle of Homelessness
11. Satellite Healthcare Partners With the National Kidney Foundation for the 21st Annual San Francisco Authors Luncheon
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Ongoing news of the ravages of traumatic brain ... conduct a survey that takes a closer look at cases of TBI being managed ... causes of TBI among the aging population, and identifies the challenges associated with their ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... MI (PRWEB) , ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... Apifiny® across their network of laboratory service centers across the country. Launched ... to aid clinicians in the detection of prostate cancer. Apifiny order volume exceeded 3,000 ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 10, 2016 , ... ... announced that it has been awarded the prestigious Distinguished Emerald Club of the ... program conducted by BoardRoom magazine, one of the most respected trade publications serving ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 10, 2016 , ... Workrite Ergonomics, who is celebrating ... evolved from humble beginnings to being an internationally recognized leader in their industry. , ... today”, said Charlie Lawrence, President of Workrite. “Workrite recognized the importance of good ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... ... February 09, 2016 , ... ... Face and Body Specialists are delighted to welcome a new addition to their ... Face and Body Specialists as a nurse practitioner performing cosmetic procedures ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/10/2016)... and SAN DIEGO , ... Inc., a global leader in viral gene therapy manufacturing, ... treatments for congestive heart failure and other chronic diseases, ... a scalable manufacturing process and produce cGMP-grade RT-100 (Ad5.hAC6) ... --> --> ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... 2016 Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IMNP ... it has filed a patent application directed to the ... --> --> The new ... Ceplene (histamine dihydrochloride) in combination with immune checkpoint inhibitors. ... efficacy of Ceplene and IL-2 therapy in patients with ...
(Date:2/10/2016)... Feb. 10, 2016  Oxis International Inc. (OTC/QB: OXIS) ... was described as a "clinical trial triumph" after one ... into complete cancer remission. Daniel Vallera ... Masonic Cancer Center. --> Daniel Vallera ... Masonic Cancer Center. --> An article ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: