On March 24th, a delegation from the Portuguesecity of Famalicao, headed by Rui Manuel Sa Queiros, Vice Chairman of the Famalicao city council and Deputy Director of the Portuguese Investment and Development Promotion Bureau in China, visited Wenzhou Medical University (WMU). Vice-President Wang Liangxing and officials of WMU’s International Cooperation &Exchange Office held talks with the delegation.
During the meeting, Vice-President Wang,on behalf of WMU,expressed a warm welcome to the Portuguesedelegation and briefed delegation members about WMU. He said that WMU has become increasingly internationalized in recent years.Collaborations in academic and scientific fields including short-term and long-term exchange programs in cooperation with Famalicao’s medical schools are expected to provide the faculty and students from both sides with more opportunities for exchange.
In addition, Vice-PresidentWang introduced the development of the disciplines of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Ophthalmology & Optometry at WMU. The Portuguesedelegation introduced medical schools and educational patterns of international studentsin Portugal and expressed their hope to strengthen cooperation and exchange between Wenzhou and Famalicao in the future.
During the visit, the Portuguesedelegation also visited WMU’s Human Body Science Museum and the First Affiliated Hospital.