On November 23, the University held a meeting to promote the Sino-foreign cooperation in education. The meeting was held in the conference room on the sixth floor of Zhiyu Building, South Campus, and attended by Luo Peng, deputy secretary of the Party committee and president of the University, the heads of Party Committee Office, President Office, Office of Academic Affairs, Finance Office, Enrollment and Employment Management Office and other functional departments, and the Party secretaries and deans of School of Basic Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, School of Pharmacy, School of Public Health, School of Nursing, School of Medical Laboratory and School of Medical Imaging. Luo Peng gave a speech at the meeting. The meeting was presided over by Fu Qihong, director of the International Exchange and Cooperation Office.
At the meeting, Luo Peng on behalf of the University Party committee congratulated the School of Pharmacy on its approved Sino-foreign cooperative education program. He pointed out that it is necessary to conscientiously organize and implement the undergraduate education program of pharmacy jointly organized by the University and University of Athens in Greece, and continue to promote the international cooperation and exchanges of all schools, facilitate the high-quality development of disciplines, advance the internationalization process of teaching staff, and further improve the quality of education and teaching in the University, with the Sino-foreign cooperative education program as the starting point, by planning well the internationalization work in the "fourteenth five-year plan".
Luo Peng stressed that the cooperative education program is a systematic project, and all functional departments and schools of the University shall coordinate and cooperate with each other. First, a special team for the cooperative education program should be set up quickly to put forward a timetable and a path map as soon as possible, and each of its members shall perform their own functions and duties. Second, the approved program shall be included in the unified management of undergraduate teaching of the University. Third, relevant schools shall attach great importance to the cooperative education and regard it as an important part of the work of the 14th five-year plan, make full use of the existing foundation, and formulate a good program application plan in combination with discipline construction, so as to strive to achieve new breakthroughs in Sino-foreign cooperative education programs.
At the meeting, the International Exchange and Cooperation Office reported the approval of Sino-foreign cooperative education programs applied by the University in 2020, and mobilized the application of Sino-foreign cooperative education programs in 2021. The attended departments and schools expressed that they should actively do a good job in the cooperation between the University and the University of Athens in Greece in organizing the undergraduate education program of pharmacy, and actively apply for the Sino-foreign cooperative education programs next year in combination with the actual work.