MUST PARTNERS WITH HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL

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Macao University of Science and Technology (MUST) held the opening ceremony of the first bachelor degree program in internal and external medicine. The Director of the Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Affairs Office of the National Health and Health Committee delivered a speech on behalf of the Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Affairs Office of the National Health and Health Commission, congratulating the Macao University of Science and Technology on the establishment of the first specialized medical training in Macao. The medical school of talent. At the ceremony, the Australian University of Science and Technology also signed a memorandum of understanding with Peking University People’s Hospital, the University of Lisbon School of Medicine and the University of Porto’s School of Medicine in Porto, to provide more academic and clinical exchanges to Macao.
According to Dr. David Roberts, Dean of External Education at Harvard Medical School, in the congratulatory video, AUST and Harvard Medical School have reached a cooperation. In the next three years, Harvard Medical School will open an online medical foundation course for local universities, covering such as physiology. Basic medical content such as genetics, biochemistry, pharmacology and immunology, and integrating their concepts into life through practical application. The relevant courses are jointly developed by an interdisciplinary team of educators and professionals from Harvard Medical School. If the students successfully pass the assessment, they can obtain the certificate issued by Harvard Medical School.
“We need to train more medical students to meet the challenges of healthcare in the local, regional, and global areas. To do this, medical schools must provide students with the best medical learning opportunities for clinical and Basic science lays a solid foundation,” said Dr. Roberts.
Earlier this year, the local government approved the addition of a bachelor’s degree in medicine and a bachelor’s degree in surgery from the Macau University of Science and Technology. The course is designed according to the framework of modern education model in Hong Kong, Britain and the United States. It is taught in English and Chinese for a total of six years, including one year of internship. According to statistics, the number of first-time admissions was 48, and local students accounted for 79%. Other students were from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Mainland China and overseas.