Canadian Medical Experts Visit Yiwu
On September 16, a group of medical experts led by Dr. Paul J. Chiasson came to Yiwu Fuyuan Hospital for a two-day visit. Dr. Chiasson is a professor of thoracic surgery from the Bethune Medical Development Association of Canada, a doctor of thoracic surgery and general surgery at St. Mary’s Hospital, a professor of surgery at McMaster University, as well as an academician at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. They attended academic lectures and case discussions at the hospital.
On the morning of September 16, Fuyuan Hospital held a brief welcoming ceremony. Deputy secretary of the Party Committee of the hospital, Zhang Yun and three vice presidents of the hospital—Wang Xiaogang, He Jin, and Zhou Xuling—attended the ceremony. Vice president Wang Xiaogang extended a warm welcome to the Canadian experts on behalf of the hospital. He also introduced the development of the hospital and the hospital’s achievements in the field of thoracic surgery. During the exchanges, Dr. Chiasson and other experts expressed sincere appreciation for the hospital’s rapid development in the past 29 years as well as its outstanding achievements. They also presented a portrait of Bethune to the hospital. (By Yu Han—Jinhua Daily—, translated by Shen Yingying, edited by Mariam Ayad)