Hefei, Anhui province, China. – The Anhui Medical Imaging Equipment Industry Alliance was established today, the ceremony was held jointly with the Sino-American Imaging Technology Forum at the Crowne Plaza Hotel Hefei.
The Alliance is the first provincial level medical imaging industry alliance, a joined effort by the University of Science and Technology of China, Anhui Medical University, Hefei University of Technology, Hefei Institute of Physical Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Time Medical Systems (Anhui). The Alliance is a platform for collaboration for industry, academic, research, medical and political institutions, in order to promote the understanding of medical imaging throughout the province. CEO of Time Medical Systems was elected to be the Chairperson of the Alliance at the meeting.
Provincial Government official representatives attended the meeting and delivered a congratulating speech on behalf of Anhui provincial government. Hundreds of Anhui provincial radiology society scholars attended the meeting.
The Chairman of China Medical Equipment Association, Mr. Zilin Zhao, and the Chairman of the Chinese Modern Diagnostic Imaging Industry Innovation Strategic Alliance, Professor Jianping Dai, delivered their congratulations to the Alliance, and looking forward to see the innovative products from the development of the Alliance.
During the Sino-American Imaging Technology Forum, Dr. Steven Dorros of UCSD Medical School and Dean Yongqiang Yu of Anhui Medical University delivered two sessions of speeches. Dr. Dorros delivered a topic on Spine MRI, and demonstrated hundreds of pathology on Time Medical Systems flagship MRI system, PICA. The spine images on PICA were excellent examples. Dean Yu delivered a topic on Multifunctional Drug Loaded Nanoparticles on MRI and Target Therapy Treatment. Professor Bensheng Qiu and Professor Kai Zhong from Chinese Academy of Sciences also delivered speeches.