In 17 July, 2015 the delegation from Sun Yat-sen University visited NWSMU n.a. I.I. Mechnikov to forge relationships within association of Russian-Chinese medical universities both being members of this association.

Rector of NWSMU n.a. I.I. Mechnikov Otari G. Khurtsilava and Vice President of Sun Yat-sen University Guangmei Yan  presented the universities presentations.

They discussed the ways of future collaboration. That was not the first stage of partnership: 5 representatives of Sun Yat-sen University visited XVIII Kashkin readings on 9-11 June 2015, where they presented 2 lectures. That was Russian-Chinese research and practice conference on medical microbiology and clinical mycology.



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Sun Yat-sen University was founded in 1924 by Sun- Yat-sen -a celebrated scientist, politician and a founder of the People's Republic of China and named after him. The university consists of 23 schools and colleges and consistently ranked among the best 10 Chinese universities by different national ratings.

 University medical school was founded in the middle of 19th century and since its foundation it is one of the leading institutions in China specialized in studying and implementing principles of traditional Western medicine.