On May 22, under the joint organization of Jiangsu Province Health and Family Planning Commission and Beijing Huatong Guokang Public Welfare Foundation, a delegation of medical experts from Siena University Hospital of Italy came to our hospital for exchange and visit. Prof. Zhan Yiyang Vice President of our hospital, Prof. Shao Yongfeng Director of Cardiac Macrovascular Surgical Department, Prof. Shi Haibin Director of Interventional Radiological Department and representatives of some departments warmly received the guests.
The visiting experts from Siena University in Italy was mainly to participate in the Anniversary Activity of China-Italy Specialist Physician Exchange Program under the Support Plan organized primarily by Jiangsu Province Health and Family Planning Commission. Since 2013, our hospital has sent a number of clinicians to participate in China-Italy Specialist Physician Exchange Program; they went to Siena University and other medical institutions in Italy for further study and acquired lots of achievements. After the meeting, Prof. Galluzzi PAOLO and Prof. Gianfranco Lisi separately also came to our Geriatric Neurological Department, Radiological Department and Cardiac Macrovascular Surgical Department to deliver a wonderful academic report, and had a profound discussion with relevant department staff.
Both professors expressed that they were very deeply impressed by the medical and nursing work in our hospital, and hoped that in the future there could be more opportunities for cooperation so as to further promote the communication and reference between both sides, and promote the Sino-Italian friendship between the two countries.