Macau Forum on Chinese Medical Sciences
The Macau Forum on Chinese Medical Sciences aims at facilitating discussions on the strategic development of Chinese medicine and providing an opportunity for academic exchange and collaboration among scholars from the Greater China Region and around the world. The Forum will help promote the development of Chinese medicine and accelerate the economic diversification in Macau.
The Macao Forum on Chinese Medical Sciences 2014 was recently held at the University of Macau (UM). More than 60 experts and scholars from renowned academic and research institutions around the world, including the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research, Nanyang Technological University, Peking University, Fudan University, Zhejiang University, the University of Hong Kong, and Hong Kong Baptist University, attended the forum and present their most recent findings in the field. The event was sponsored by the Macao Foundation, co-organised by the International Society for Chinese Medicine and the Joint Research Centre for Chinese Innovative Medicines, and hosted by UM’s Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences and State Key Laboratory of Quality Research in Chinese Medicine.
Participants in the forum
The first Chinese Medicine Development Strategy Summit opened at the University of Macau (UM) on 5 December 2013. Dozens of scholars and experts in medical research and management from overseas, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and mainland China attended the summit. Participants had discussions on the technological innovation, development strategy as well as the expansion of Chinese medicine on the international market.
Officiating guests included UM Rector Wei Zhao, China National Center for Biotechnology Development Vice Director An Daochang, Science and Technology Development Fund Administratie Committee President Tong Chi Kin, as well as International Society for Chinese Medicine President and UM’s University Council Chair Tse Chi Wai.
Officiating Guests and Participants in the Summit
The 2012 Summit on Chinese Medicine Development Strategies was held at the University of Macau (UM) between 12 December and 14 December. Over ten experts and scholars from mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao, Taiwan and overseas attended the forum to discuss development strategies for Chinese medicine.