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NJUCM Teaming with SIMM to Build High-end Chinese Materia Medica Discipline

In January, 2018, Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine (NJUCM) and Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica, Chinese Academy of Sciences (SIMM) signed an all-round strategic collaboration agreement, based on which the two institutions will jointly build a global first-level “New Chinese Materia Medica School”, oriented at employing the modern life science and technology approach to uncover the key research issues in Chinese Materia Medica, and jointly training top innovative talents in Chinese Materia Medica.  Approved by the governing institutions, the New Chinese Materia Medica School will officially start recruiting students, a significant step as NJUCM is pushing forward the “Double First-class” construction. 

NJUCM created a special zone for training top innovative talents in the New Chinese Materia Medica School. This year the school has enrolled 20 plus postgraduate students, and has started the reformative training plan of “4+5”bachelor to doctor degree fast track program, which will recruit 30 students in 2018. 
The New Chinese Materia Medica School’s “4+5”bachelor to doctor degree fast track program is NJUCM’s creative step to meet the demand of high-quality development of Chinese medicine filed, and to build a high-end discipline of Chinese Materia Medica. The program will devise a curriculum without disciplinary barriers, encompassing bachelor and master degree courses, connecting Chinese Medicine Jingfang’s clinical effects with modern research, to promote course reform and research progress. By relying on SIMM’s first-class faculties and research strengths, the program will designate one supervisor for each student, design a curriculum, teaching scenario and training mode that emphasizing on igniting and improving students’ creativity, provide students with start-to-end research training and frequent international visits, aiming at training outstanding scientists with full knowledge in Chinese and Western medicine, and great global competitiveness. 
NJUCM will further deepen the reform of training mode for TCM top innovative talents. Based on the platform of the New Chinese Materia Medica School, the Kanion School of Chinese Materia Medica, NJUCM will team up with related institutions and companies to take up key research projects targeting at solving scientific issues in the basics and employment of TCM. Rooted in China, NJUCM shall renovate the developing idea, jointly training talents, developing academics, transferring achievements, and taking a leading role on the way toward the world, thus making greater contribution to the Health-China construction and high-quality development of China’s social construction and economy. 

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