On July 23rd, 2018 Summer Educators’ Delegation, SUNY College of Optometry Confucius Institute, U.S. visited our hospital, accompanied by Prof. Chen Jie, Dean of SUNY College of Optometry Confucius Institute(Chinese side) and Prof. Xu Dan, Vice Dean of School of International Studies, WMU. Prof. Zhou Mengtao, President of our hospital, as well as the representatives from the Hospital Administration Department and International Cooperative Center extended a warm welcome to all the guests and provided a brief introduction of our hospital.
SUNY College of Optometry Confucius Institute is the first Confucius Institute based on a college of optometry in China and it is also the second Confucius Institute WMU established overseas. Since its establishment in 2010, the institute has been dedicated to promoting friendly relationship with the SUNY College of Optometry and enhancing the understanding of Chinese language and culture among Chinese learners around the world. Invited by the Chinese government, this visit of SUNY College of Optometry Confucius Institute aims at better understanding the current situations and development of health care in China.