Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Established in 1958, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TUTCM) is one of the earliest universities of TCM in China and the only one International Institute of TCM which is approved by Ministry of Education in 1992. Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine is also the “Educational Aid Center” authorized by Ministry of Education, TCM International Cooperation Center by State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SATCM) and “China-ASEAN Educational Training Center”. Furthermore, Tianjin University of TCM is a Director Member of the Unit of Steering Committee of TCM, Medical Humanistic Quality Education and Education of the World Federation of TCM. The University has an excellent learning environment with state of the art, a distinguished teaching faculty. It is highly regarded and respected around the world. TUTCM is divided into four areas of study: Medical, Science, Arts and Management.
The First Teaching Hospital has been approved by the state as the largest Acupuncture & Moxibustion center in China, National Clinical Research Center of Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Provincial Demonstration Hospital of TCM. The Second Teaching Hospital specializes in the Integration of TCM and Western Medicine, with treatment and research on Gynecology and Encephalopathy, and has a Research Center of TCM Rare Diseases. The two teaching hospitals are well equipped with modern facilities and doctors possess great skill in techniques.
Clinical Medicine of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine Bachelor Degree Program:
In order to cultivate international medical talents, Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine has set up the major: Clinical Medicine of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine, which is taught in both English and Chinese. With excellent teaching faculties, a clear goal of cultivation, rational teaching arrangements and standard managements, TUTCM guarantees that students can manage the fundamental knowledge and skills of clinical medicine and attaches great importance to students’ clinical practice, aiming at improving their clinical working ability.
Basic Medical Courses
Human Anatomy; Histology and Embryology; Physiology; Biochemistry; pathology; Immunology and Pathogenic Microbiology; Basic Pharmacology; Diagnostics Basics; Diagnostic Imaging; Prophylactic Medicine; Fundamental Theories of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Enhanced Medical Courses
Western Internal Medicine; Western Surgery; Western Pediatrics; Obstetrics and Gynecology; Emergency Medicine; Science of Acupuncture and Moxibustion.
The Program in Acupuncture & Moxibustion and Tuina:
The training objective is to cultivate versatile clinical practitioners with solid TCM knowledge, excellent Acupuncture & Moxibustion manipulation skills and sustainable development ability which can meet the urgent social needs, and who are also willing to dedicate to the traditional medical cause.
Courses Introduction: Therapeutics of Acupuncture & Moxibustion, Tuina, Medical Qi Gong, Local Anatomy of Acupuncture Points, Theories of TCM, TCM Diagnostics, TCM Research Approaches, Development Progress of TCM Internal Medicine, Development Progress of TCM Diagnostics, Historical Medical Works and Heritage, Chinese Language and etc.
(Source: Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine)
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