Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (LNUTCM), founded in 1958, is the only institution for higher learning in Liaoning Province to train and educate professionals in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Chinese Pharmacy, Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Chinese Massage, Integration of TCM and Western Medicine in Clinical Practice, Senior Nursing and other related disciplines. The university’s main campus is located in Shenyang, the capital of the Liaoning Province, with its branch campus in the seaside city - Dalian. Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine has five key subjects, namely, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Basic Medicine, Pharmacy, Chemistry and Integration of TCM and Western Medicine. There is 1 nationally outstanding teacher, 1 national master physician of TCM, 16 mentors for training qualified TCM doctors to carry on the experience of veteran medical experts, 6 provincially outstanding teachers, 5 faculty leaders in Liaoning Province and 25 provincially well-known TCM doctors.
Among the teaching staff, there are 2 members who are nominated in the national project of "Hundred, Thousand, Ten Thousand Talents", 22 in the Hundred class and 52 in the Thousand class of the provincial project of "Hundred, Thousand, Ten Thousand Talents"; 49 who enjoy special allowance from the State Council and 10 who are enrolled in the 315 Talent Project of Liaoning Province.
Having gone through hardships and difficulties, Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine has cultivated many qualified TCM personnel. In the process of innovation and development, it has adopted a school philosophy “To Strive for the Strongest Rather Than the Largest”, and implemented the strategy “To Stand Based on the Key Disciplines, to Invigorate Depending on the Talents and to Develop Relying on Scientific & Technological Research”. Through comprehensively enhancing its own construction of culture, LNUTCM has shaped its own characteristics and advantages, which has played an important role in revitalizing the age-old Liaoning industrial-base and making immense contributions to inheriting and developing the cause of the traditional Chinese medicine. LNUTCM has been steadily and surely advancing with big strides towards becoming a higher-leveled TCM university of teaching and research type.
(Source: Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine)