Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Nakamura Gakuen University successfully held 2017 Medicinal Diet Expo in Fukuoka, Japan

Release time:2017-09-20visits:198

From September 1 to 3, Shanghai University of TCM and Nakamura Gakuen University co-hosted 2017 Medicinal Diet Expo in Fukuoka, Japan. More than 16000 participants and 70 organizations including corporations, schools, administrative institutes and social entities attended the event.

Led by Vice President Hu Hongyi, the delegation from Shanghai University of TCM participated in a wide range of activities. On September 1, Hu and Chairman of Nakamura Gakuen University Ryoichi Nakamura launched the expo, and the Consul General of the Peoples Republic of China in Fukuoka, He Zhenliang was present at the opening ceremony and visited the Universitys exhibition booth.

Hu delivered the speech on the development and needs of Chinese medicine in the international arena, introducing that Chinese intelligent diagnostic devices could provide further evidence for daily health care and Chinese medicinal diet. Professor Yang Baican, Professor of School of Pharmacy from the University and Professor Tokui Noritaka from Nakamura Gakuen University delivered the speeches on the topic of Chinese medicinal diet and intestinal environment from Chinese and western medicine perspectives respectively. Professor Wen Xiaoping from School of Basic Medical Sciences demonstrated the techniques to cook Chinese medicinal diet and the principles of compatibility of Chinese medicinal drugs. Dean of School of Public Health Wang Xiulan and Associate Professor Sun Lihong, Professor Wen Xiaoping and Associate Professor Guo Jinglei also made keynote speeches on Chinese medicinal diet.

The Universitys exhibits have gained a great popularity among the local public, among which the cloud based TCM intelligent mirror has captured special attention.

The expo was a feast for view exchanges between China and Japan, and it was also known that the last expo on medicinal diet organised by the bilateral sides was held in the year 2006. The expo constituted exhibitions, international seminars and public lectures, which aimed at promoting TCM based theories and applications in medicinal diet. The University will further enhance the cooperation of education and research in the field of medicine diet with Nakamura Gakuen University. (International Office, School of Public Health)