The 18th Sino-Luso International Medical Forum

The 18th Sino-Luso International Medical Forum

On May 16th, 2014, the 18th Sino-Luso International Medical Forum was held in Beijing. It was jointly held by Chinese Medical Doctor Association and Macau University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Health Sciences. Chen Xiaohong, Deputy Director of National Health and Family Planning Commission, Zhang Yanling, President of Chinese Medical Doctor Association, Huo Wenxun, President of Faculty of Health Sciences of Macau University of Science and Technology, Wang Shan, Vice President of Chinese Medical Doctor Association and other leaders attended the forum and delivered speeches.On the opening ceremony, President Zhang Yanling signed Memorandum of Cooperation with Roberto Luiz d’áVILA, President of Brazil State Medical Board, and José Manuel SILVA, President of Portuguese Medical Association. President Zhang Yanling also expressed appreciation to Huo Wenxun, President of Faculty of Health Sciences of Macau University of Science and Technology for his efforts to promote Sino-Luso exchanges and cooperation. The theme of this forum is “Medical Safety and Simulated Training of Surgery”. Dozens of medical experts from Portugal, Britain, America, China and other countries exchange ideas on simulated training and minimally invasive technique. Medical experts at home and aboard made excellent reports like “Portuguese experience on medical safety”, “American experience on medical education, skill training and evaluation of surgery”, “Pathology of medical safety in surgery operation”, “Experience and expectation of application of simulated technology in clinical skill training”, “Relationship of medical malpractice and compensation”, “Environmental measures and patient safety”, etc.