International Partners in China
Collaboration with Gansu Provinical Health Department and Lanzhou University, China
In March 2009 the Deputy Director of Gansu Provincial Health Department and officials from Lanzhou University, China met USF leadership to tour USF's facilities and state of the art training centers.
- Online medical curriculum certificate program for physicians, public health professionals, and nurses
- Faculty exchange and research training
Agreement Signed with Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
Dr. Guo-Tong Xu, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School of Medicine visits USF Health
Dr. Xu also exchanged ideas with USF-Health Senior Associate VP, Research Dr. Abdul Rao; USF Health Associate VP, International Programs Dr. Ann Debaldo; and prominent USF Health faculty members including, Internal Medicine Chair Dr. Allan Goldman, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics Dr. Barbara Hansen and College of Medicine Associate Dean for USF Medicine International Dr. John Sinnott. Facilities he visited included the USF Health/Hillsborough County Health Department's HIV Research Unit, the Infectious Disease Division at Tampa General Hospital and basic science laboratory headed by Dr. Shyam Mohapatra, PhD, Professor of Medicine in the USF Division of Allergy and Immunology. The collaboration between USF Health and SJTU will be an integral component of USF Health's rapidly growing global outreach activities.